Incident at Enroute from Philadelphia (KPHL) to Frankfurt (EDDF)


2010-06-24: AWE700, Airbus A330-300, enroute from Philadelphia (KPHL) to Frankfurt (EDDF), advised Air Traffic Control (ATC) that one of the three navigation systems had failed and requested clearance to return to Philadelphia. The flight crew initiated contingency procedures to descend to a vacant altitude and received clearance to Philadelphia. Nil TSB.


CADORS Number 2010A0582
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-06-23 - 23:24
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Enroute from Philadelphia (KPHL) to Frankfurt (EDDF)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 120573-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 the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator US AIRWAYS (1228) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
Model A330-300
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number AWE700
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Aircraft navigation/communication equipment,Diversion

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