Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

2010-11-16: UPDATE TSB: A10A0113: VIR74, a Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-400, was en route from Orlando to Manchester when the flight crew requested a diversion to Gander due to an unruly passenger. The crew then declared an emergency and was cleared as requested. The aircraft landed safely without further incident.
2010-10-22: South of Allen?s Island at 03:35Z, VIR74, Boeing 747-400, enroute from Orlando (KMCO) to Manchester (EGCC), requested clearance to divert to Gander (CYQX) due to an unruly passenger. The aircraft declared an emergency and was cleared as requested. The flight landed without incident at 04:05Z.

Details


CADORS Number 2010A1091
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-10-22 - 03:35
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 International Airport (CYQX)
TSB Occurrence Number A10A0113
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 125637-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Security related,Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator VIRGIN ATLANTIC AIRWAYS LIMITED (12400) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 747 400 SERIES
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number VIR74
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Disruptive passenger,Diversion,Declared emergency/priority

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