Incident at Newark International Airport


2005-08-08: COA32 Boeing 757-2002 enroute from Newark (KEWR) to Birmingham (EGBB). At approx. 0330Z, 80 NM NNE Moncton (CYQM), aircraft requested course reversal and return to KEWR due to equipment problems. Aircraft had previously descended over Maine due to a faulty pressure switch but had subsequently resumed altitude and course to EGBB. Departed QM FIR at 0352Z. Nil TSB.


CADORS Number 2005A0535
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-08-07 - 03:30
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID KEWR
Aerodrome Name Newark International Airport
Geographic Location New Jersey, the United States of America, North America, Atlantic Region, Newark International Airport (KEWR)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 59285-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator CONTINENTAL AIRLINES (4881) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 757-251
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number COA32
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Decompression/pressurization

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