Incident at N54 W030

Summary

2014-10-23: A United States Air Force McDonnell Douglas F-18 (MAZDA75) from Royal Air Force Lakenheath (EGUL) to Portsmouth, NH (KPSM) declared an emergency with an engine issue at 1407Z shortly after entering Gander Oceanic Control Area (OCA) by 54N 30W. The aircraft diverted to Keflavik (BIKF) along with other aircraft in the formation. The altitude reservation (ALTRV) descended from FL240B260 to FL150B170 and exited Gander OCA at 1450Z enroute BIKF.

Details


CADORS Number 2014A0999
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2014-10-12 - 14:07
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, N54 W030
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 180415-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [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 F-18
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo jet
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number MAZDA75
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart Other
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Engine - malfunction,Diversion

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