Incident at 100 nm west of Goose Bay, NL (CYYR)


2014-12-15: UPDATE - Aviation Incident Report 13209 (Goose Bay Airport): A mechanical emergency was declared due to the right side engine with high pressure shut down to idle. The aircraft landed without incident. Passengers were deplaned and bussed to a location to be held and clear customs while a rescue aircraft was enroute with an estimated time of arrival of 1800 hrs to transport the passengers to their destination. Passengers were to go through pre-board screening before enplaning the rescue aircraft.
2014-12-15: UPDATE TSB Report A13A0091: The United Airlines Boeing 757-200, registration N14121, was operating as UAL153 on a flight from Stuttgart, Germany to Newark, NJ. While in cruise flight the crew received a number 2 engine overheat indication and EICAS message along with a right engine bleed duct message. Number 2 engine (Rolls-Royc RB211 series) power was reduced to idle and the overheat message extinguished. The crew then declared an emergency and carried out contingency procedures to divert to Goose Bay, NL (CYYR). The flight landed at CYYR without incident while ARFF stood by. Company maintenance replaced both the HP2 and HP6 valve and duct assemblies on the number 2 engine due to the pneumatic leaks found.
2014-12-15: A United Airlines Inc. Boeing 757 224 (N14121 / UAL153) from Stuttgart, Germany (EDDS) to Newark, NJ (KEWR) advised of an engine failure and declared a MAYDAY. The flight carried out contingency procedures to divert to Goose Bay, NL (CYYR). The flight was cleared to CYYR and landed without incident at 1513Z.


CADORS Number 2013A0738
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-08-06 - 14:45
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 100 nm west of Goose Bay, NL (CYYR)
TSB Occurrence Number A13A0091
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 164487-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

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 AIRLINES, INC. (4881) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 757 224
Year Built 1997
Engine Type Turbo jet
Engine Make ROLLS ROYCE - GY
Engine Model RB-211
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number UAL153
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 701
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine failure,Declared emergency/priority,Diversion

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