Incident at Enroute TAFFY Intersection direct RODBO


2010-05-10: UAL918, Boeing 777-200, enroute from Washington (KIAD) to London (EGLL), progressed past TAFFY intersection and the expected routing was direct to RODBO intersection. UAL918 actual routing was J564 PN DCT 55/67 DCT RODBO. Traffic was light at the time and this variance had no impact on the operation. The flight plan on file sent from UAL dispatch at 091956Z detailed the expected routing of TAFFY direct to RODBO. Nil TSB.


CADORS Number 2010A0393
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-05-10 - 00:48
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Enroute TAFFY Intersection direct RODBO
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 118709-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Navigation Errors,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 the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator UNITED AIR LINES, INC. (422) 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 UAL918
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Navigation error,Conflict - potential

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