Incident at 65N 058W (ATS operating irregularity)


2010-03-15: COA87, Boeing 777-200, was enroute from Newark (KEWR) to Shanghai (ZSPD), The aircraft estimate was passed electronically to the Reykjavik Area Control Centre (ACC) on route PEPKI 65/58 70/56... at 35,000 ft. The flight level was subsequently revised to 33,000 ft. without coordination occurring resulting in COA87 entering Reykjavik airspace at an uncoordinated Flight Level. The aircraft was also information for Edmonton ACC and they were protecting 35,000 ft. instead of 33,000 ft as well. Nil TSB


CADORS Number 2010A0211
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-03-13 - 19:15
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, 65N 058W
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 116999-V3
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions,ATM/CNS
Events ATS operating irregularity

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, INC. (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 COA87
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - potential

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