Incident at 40 miles north of Fredericton (CYFC)

Summary

2010-11-08: RCH332, C17, enroute from McGuire Air Force Base (KWRI) to Ramstein Air Base (ETAR) at 35,000 ft., was temporarily unable to maintain altitude due to severe turbulence.

Details


CADORS Number 2010A1144
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-11-06 - 02:42
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 40 miles north of Fredericton (CYFC)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 126121-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Turbulence encounter
Events



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
Owner
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
Model C-17 GLOBEMASTER II
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RCH332
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Weather - clear air turbulence (CAT)/turbulence

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