Incident at 65 NM N GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)

Summary

2015-03-17: At 0848Z and 65NM North of Gander, NL (CYYR), a United States Air Force Lockheed C-130 Hercules (RCH563 / 83176T) from Gander, NL (CYYL) to Thule, Greenland (BGTL) advised that the flight was declaring an emergency due mechanical issues. Number 4 engine was shut down and flight requested to return to CYYR. Flight cleared as requested and landed without further incident at 0916Z.

Details


CADORS Number 2015A0183
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2015-03-05 - 08:45
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 65 NM N GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 184642-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 LOCKHEED
LOCKHEED
Model C-130 (HERCULES)
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RCH563
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine shut down,Declared emergency/priority,Diversion

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