Incident at 100 nm east of CHARLOTTETOWN PE (CYYG)


2014-12-15: An Air Canada Boeing 767 300 (ACA838) from Ottawa, ON (CYOW) to Frankfurt, Germany (EDDF) advised that due to equipment failure (altimeter) they have lost Reduced Vertical Separation Minimum (RVSM) status. The pilot opted to continue to destination. Gander Area Control Centre (ACC) was advised. No impact on operations.


CADORS Number 2013A0746
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-08-09 - 01:55
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Prince Edward Island, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 100 nm east of CHARLOTTETOWN PE (CYYG)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 164611-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR CANADA (5262) 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 ACA838
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 705
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Aircraft navigation/communication equipment

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