Incident at 52N043W


2010-09-20: SWR19N, Boeing 737-800, enroute from Newark (KEWR) to Zurich (LSZH), reported severe turbulence with a 500-foot altitude deviation and speed change of Mach .03. The pilot suggested that the turbulence was from an Airbus A380 above and ahead.


CADORS Number 2010A0967
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-09-18 - 05:19
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, 52N043W
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 124451-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Turbulence encounter

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Swiss Confederation
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator SWISSAIR (17292) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model  Silhouette image of 737 800
737 800
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number SWR19N
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Wake turbulence/vortices

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