Incident at 70 Miles Southeast of Halifax (CYHZ)


2010-10-20: AZA611, Boeing 777-200, enroute from New York (KJFK) to Rome (LIRF), declared a medical emergency (passenger) 70 nautical miles southeast of Halifax (CYHZ). The flight crew requested clearance to divert to Boston (KBOS). No other assistance was required.


CADORS Number 2010A1087
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-10-20 - 03:03
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 70 Miles Southeast of Halifax (CYHZ)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 125590-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Italian Republic
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator ALITALIA - COMPAGNIA AEREA ITALIANA S.P.A. (16124) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 777 200 SERIES
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number AZA611
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency,Diversion

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