Incident at GILLAM MB (CYGX)


2005-03-31: COA 9, a B777-200, was en route from Newark to Tokyo and near Gillam when the crew advised ATC that there was a medical emergency on board. They requested clearance to Calgary. The aircraft was cleared direct and the crew advised they would look after all arrangements required. At 2010Z (532723N/1055327W) the aircraft commenced a fuel dump which ended at 2034Z (5217N/11013W). The aircraft landed without further incident at 2103Z on Runway 34 at Calgary.


CADORS Number 2005C0617
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-03-30 - 19:10
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYGX
Aerodrome Name GILLAM MB (CYGX)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 60 NM SE of Gillam (5551N/9337W)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 54670-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical,Fuel related

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 777 200 SERIES
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number COA 9
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Medical emergency,Fuel - dumping

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