Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

2010-06-03: AAL146, Boeing 757-251, enroute from Boston (KBOS) to Paris (LFPG), requested to divert to Gander (CYQX) due to a battery recharge problem. The aircraft was cleared as requested. At 02:06Z, the aircraft declared an emergency due to the overweight landing required. Crash Fire Rescue (CFR) was on site. The aircraft landed at 02:15Z without further incident. TSB Case Closed.
2010-06-10: UPDATE TSB: A10A0058: The American Airlines Boeing 757-200 (N190AA), operating as flight AAL146, was about 450 nm east of Goose Bay NL enroute from Boston (KBOS) to Paris (LFPG) when the flight crew requested a diversion to Goose Bay (CYQX) due to a battery re-charging discrepancy. The flight crew declared an emergency due to an overweight landing. ARFF was on-site and the aircraft landed without further incident at 23:15 ADT.

Details


CADORS Number 2010A0475
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-06-03 - 01:15
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 A10A0058
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 119655-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],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 AMERICAN AIRLINES, INC. (5412) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 757-251
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number AAL146
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Electrical problem,Declared emergency/priority,Diversion

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