Incident at Vicinity 53N040W


2014-12-16: At 0814Z a Turkish Airlines Boeing 777 300 series aircraft (TCJJO / THY12) from New York, NY (KJFK) to Istanbul, Turkey (LTBA) declared a MAYDAY due a medical emergency and requested clearance to Gander, NL (CYQX). The flight was recleared as requested but at 0838Z THY12 requested clearance to St. John's, NL (CYYT). THY12 was recleared to CYYT and dumped fuel west of 50W for 5 minutes. Landed 0938Z.


CADORS Number 2013A0864
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-09-06 - 08:14
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Vicinity 53N040W
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 165928-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical,Fuel related

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Republic of Turkey
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator (TURKISH AIRLINES INC.) (15405) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 777 300 SERIES
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number THY12
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 701
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fuel - dumping,Diversion,Medical emergency

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