Incident at GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)


2010-04-28: RETRO63, F16, enroute from Spangdahlem Air Base (ETAD) to Duluth (KDLH), at 15:33Z at position 5712N05830W, declared an emergency due a low fuel situation. The aircraft was unable to receive fuel from BLUE16, a K35 tanker. The flight requested to divert to Goose Bay (CYYR). Air Traffic Control cleared the aircraft as requested. The flight landed without incident at 16:25Z.


CADORS Number 2010A0349
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-04-27 - 15:33
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYR
Aerodrome Name GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Goose Bay (CYYR)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 118319-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator State
Model F-16
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RETRO63
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Declared emergency/priority

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