Incident at In the vicinity of: GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

2015-10-22: A United States Air Force McDonnell Douglas C-17 Globemaster II (RCH975) from Virginia Beach, VA (KNTU) to Gander, NL (CYQX) declared an emergency 15 miles southeast of Gander, NL while on descent due to an electrical problem. No assistance required and the aircraft landed at 0631Z without incident.

Details


CADORS Number 2013A1193
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-12-08 - 06:20
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, In the vicinity of: GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 169344-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 MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
Model C-17 GLOBEMASTER II
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RCH975
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart Other
Phase of Flight Descent
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Electrical problem,Declared emergency/priority

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