Incident at Gander Oceanic FIR


2005-11-25: RCH042, C5, enroute from Charleston (KCHS) to Rota (LERT), at 0342Z, approximate position 4510N035W, declared an emergency due to shutting down an engine. Aircraft requested to descend from 29,000 ft. to 23,000 ft. and to change destination to Lajes (LPLA). ATC cleared aircraft as requested. Nil TSB.


CADORS Number 2005A0815
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-11-25 - 03:42
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Canada, Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Gander Oceanic FIR
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 62806-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of LOCKHEED
Model C-5 (GALAXY)
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RCH042
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine shut down,Diversion,Declared emergency/priority

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