Incident at 120NM E 61N040W


2015-02-04: UPDATE: TSB Report#A15A0002:The privately operated McDonnell Douglas MD-83, registration N83GF, was on a ferry flight from Keflavík, Iceland (BIKF) to Goose Bay, NL (CYYR). While in cruise flight at about 61:00 N, 036:00 W, N83GF declared a PAN PAN due to pressurization issues and descended from FL240 to FL140. The flight was given a more direct routing to CYYR and a further clearance to FL100. The flight landed at CYYR without further incident. Maintenance personnel replaced a faulty environmental pack and repaired a faulty cabin door seal.
2015-01-15: At 1536Z, an American corporately registered McDonnell Douglas MD 83 (N83GF) from Keflavik (BIKF) to Goose Bay, NL (CYYR) declared a PAN PAN due an aircraft pressurization issue and descended from FL240 to FL140. Flight was recleared to FL140 and further clearance was given to FL100 with more direct routing to CYYR. Landed 1828Z.


CADORS Number 2015A0008
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2015-01-03 - 15:36
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, 120NM E 61N040W
TSB Occurrence Number A15A0002
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 182896-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other

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
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
Model MD 83
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Model JT8D-219
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Decompression/pressurization,Declared emergency/priority

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