Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

2010-05-03: RCH228, C17, enroute from Ramstein (ETAR) to McGuire Air Force Base (KWRI), was operating on a route 51/40 50/50 KOBEV YQX at 32,000 ft. Approaching 50/50, the crew declared an emergency due to navigation system problems and requested to divert to Gander. The aircraft landed in Gander at 02:28Z without further incident. Nil TSB.

Details


CADORS Number 2010A0366
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-05-03 - 01:44
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander Intl (CYQX)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 118482-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events



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
Owner
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
Model C-17 GLOBEMASTER II
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RCH228
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Diversion

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