2005-11-17: COA71, Boeing 767-400 enroute from Amsterdam (EHAM) to Newark (KEWR), aircraft routing: 54N050W CARPE at 31,000 ft. After passing 54N050W the pilot declared a medical emergency and requested to divert to Gander (CYQX) due to a male passenger with seizures. There was a doctor on board and an ambulance was requested to meet the flight on arrival. The aircraft landed at 1820Z without further incident. Nil TSB.


CADORS Number 2005A0800
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-11-16 - 17:31
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 54NO50W
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 62627-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator CONTINENTAL AIRLINES (4881) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 767-328
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number COA71
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency,Diversion

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