Incident at GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)


2010-05-13: ICE783, Boeing 757-200, enroute from Keflavik (BIKF) to New York (KJFK), at 08:46Z, approximate position 250 nautical miles east of Goose Bay (CYYR), declared a MAYDAY due to a main cargo fire indicator. The aircraft requested clearance to divert to Goose Bay and Air Traffic Control (ATC) cleared the aircraft direct as requested. The flight crew advised that there was no smoke and that the fire indicator light extinguished prior to landing. The aircraft landed in Goose Bay without incident at 09:47Z. TSB Case Closed.
2010-06-10: UPDATE TSB: A10A0048: An Icelandair Boeing 757-200 (TF-FIH), was en route from Reykjavik to New York when the flight crew received an indication of a main cargo bay fire. The crew declared an emergency, requested and received clearance to divert to Goose Bay. Prior to landing, the crew advised that there was no visible smoke in the cabin and that the fire indicator had extinguished. ARFF were standing by when the aircraft landed safely at 0647 ADT without further incident. Inspection of the cargo bay did not reveal any indication of smoke or fire. A test of the system was carried out with no indication of a malfunction. The aircraft was returned to service.


CADORS Number 2010A0399
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-05-12 - 08:46
Day or Night?
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 A10A0048
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 118790-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Republic of Iceland
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator ICELANDAIR EHF (683) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 757-200
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ICE783
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,False warning - smoke or fire,Declared emergency/priority

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