Incident at GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)


2010-11-23: At 18:03Z, UAL949, Boeing 767-300, enroute from London (EGLL) to Chicago (KORD), declared a medical emergency (passenger). The flight requested clearance for an immediate decent and diversion to Goose Bay (CYYR). Clearance was granted as requested. The flight requested an ambulance and paramedics. The Gander Low Level Supervisor was advised as the aircraft was being handed off to Gander Low Level shortly after the emergency was declared. The aircraft landed in Goose Bay at 18:30Z.


CADORS Number 2010A1198
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-11-22 - 18:03
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)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 126651-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 the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator UNITED AIR LINES, INC. (422) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model  Silhouette image of 767 300
767 300
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number UAL949
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency,Diversion

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