Incident at In vicinity of FOCUS


2005-11-14: AIN597, DC8, enroute from Habana (MUHA) to Gander (CYQX), Aircraft Routing: FOCUS direct CYQX at 27,000 ft. The pilot attempted to communicate with Moncton ACC on VHF at FOCUS and discovered both VHF receivers were unserviceable. The pilot established communications with QX ACC through QX IFSS on HF and maintained HF Communication until the aircraft landed at CYQX at 0210Z without incident. Nil TSB.


CADORS Number 2005A0791
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-11-12 - 01:20
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, In vicinity of FOCUS
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 62500-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Kingdom of Swaziland
Occurrence Type Incident
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
Model DC8
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo jet
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number AIN597
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Aircraft navigation/communication equipment

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