Incident at GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)

Summary

2010-11-15: VIR19, Airbus A340-600, enroute from London (EGLL) to San Francisco (KSFO), diverted to Goose Bay from the vicinity of CANEL due to a medical emergency. Iqaluit was unsuitable due to Aircraft Rescue and Fire-Fighting being unavailable.

Details


CADORS Number 2010A1167
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-11-13 - 16:00
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYR
Aerodrome Name GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Goose Bay (CYYR) (Edmonton ACC)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 126356-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical
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 AIRBUS
AIRBUS
Model A340-600
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number VIR19
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Medical emergency

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