Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

2010-06-14: DLH429, Airbus A340-600, enroute from Charlotte (KCLT) to Munich (EDDM), at 01:20Z, 50 nautical miles south of Stephenville (CYJT), declared an emergency due to smoke in the cockpit. The flight requested to land in Gander (CYQX). The aircraft dumped fuel prior to landing and landed safely at 02:18Z. TSB Case Closed.
2010-06-14: UPDATE TSB: Entertainment system fault. No smoke or flames.
2010-06-22: UPDATE TSB: A10A0063: DLH429, The Lufthansa Airbus 340-600, (registration D-AIHO), enroute from Charlotte to Munich diverted to Gander due to electrical fumes/odor in the cabin. An emergency was declared at 0120 UTC and fuel was dumped. The aircraft landed safely at 0218 UTC. No smoke or flames were noted by the crew. Maintenance found that the power supply to the enhanced audio video system located under seats 49 F and G, (part number 1307671-102 revision-E, serial BL8BR), had failed. It was manufactured by Rockwell Collins and installed September of 2003. The power supply was removed by maintenance and the flight continued to destination.

Details


CADORS Number 2010A0532
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-06-14 - 01:20
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 A10A0063
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 120129-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other,Fuel related,Fire/smoke (non-impact)
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Federal Republic of Germany
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator DEUTSCHE LUFTHANSA AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT (LUFTHANSA GERMAN AIRLINES) (1298) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
AIRBUS
Model A340-600
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number DLH429
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Fuel - dumping,Electrical problem,Diversion,Smoke/fumes - aircraft

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