Incident at Gander Oceanic Airspace


2010-03-04: Coronet East 034, Leg 1/7 Airspace reservation. Westbound tanker, KC-135R with approved Individual Flight Plans from this Point (IFPFP) at 27,000 ft. to return to RAF Mildenhall (EGUN), climbed to 31,000 ft. from the airspace reservation block altitude without clearance. There was no traffic. The aircraft descended to the flight level appropriate to the direction of flight.


CADORS Number 2010A0187
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-03-03 - 15:26
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Gander Oceanic Airspace
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 116675-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions

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 BOEING
Model KC-135R
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number BLUE48
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction,Conflict - potential

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