Incident at 4430N06253W

Summary

2016-08-16: VIR18, Airbus A340-600, enroute from Newark (KEWR) to London (EGLL), reported severe turbulence at 35,000 feet and was issued clearance to climb to 37,000 feet. Turbulence dissipated through 36,000 feet. The Flight Information Centre (FIC) was advised.

Details


CADORS Number 2013A0242
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-03-21 - 14:44
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 4430N06253W
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 158697-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 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 VIR18
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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