Incident at Bangor International Airport

Summary

2015-10-22: A United States Air Force Lockheed C-5 Galaxy (RCH332) from Rota, Spain (LERT) to Doverm De (KDOV); at 0740Z and 55 miles east of PEPRA intersection, RCH332 declared an emergency due to a pressurization problem. The aircraft descended to FL160 and requested clearance to Bangor, ME (KBGR). RCH332 was recleared as requested. No traffic. The aircraft exited Gander FIR at 0751Z.

Details


CADORS Number 2013A0957
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-10-05 - 07:40
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID KBGR
Aerodrome Name Bangor International Airport
Geographic Location Mexico, United Mexican States, North America, Atlantic Region, Bangor International Airport (KBGR)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 167177-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],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 UNITED STATES AIR FORCE State
Make  Silhouette image of LOCKHEED
LOCKHEED
Model C-5 (GALAXY)
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RCH332
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart Other
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Decompression/pressurization

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