Incident at 30 miles East of EBONY

Summary

2014-11-28: An American Airlines Boeing 757 200 (AAL120) from New York, NY (KJFK) to Paris/ Charles de Gaulle (LFPG) transmitted "MAYDAY", declared an emergency and reported fluid on fuselage. Aircraft then requested and received clearance back to KJFK, with intentions to conduct an emergency landing. Boston advised. No impact to operations
2014-11-28: UPDATE: TSB REPORT# A13A0073: The American Airlines B757 (registration N188AN) aeroplane was enroute from John F Kennedy (KJFK) to Paris DeGaulle (LFPG). While in cruise flight over EBONY fix the crew observed an unknown fluid on the aircraft fuselage. The crew declared a MAYDAY and returned to KJFK. Maintenance determined the potable water fill valve was leaking due to being left slightly open. The water was refilled, the handle secured and the aircraft released to service

Details


CADORS Number 2013A0593
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-07-03 - 02:43
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 30 miles East of EBONY
TSB Occurrence Number A13A0073
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 162844-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
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 AMERICAN AIRLINES, INC. (5412) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 757 200
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number AAL120
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 701
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Other operational incident,Diversion,Declared emergency/priority

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