Incident at N5230/W4300


2015-06-05: At time 0430Z, an Air Lingus Airbus A330-200 (EILAX/ EIN138) from Boston, MA (KBOS) to Dublin, Ireland (EIDW) declared a medical emergency and requested direct St John's, NL (CYYT). The flight was unable to receive IFR clearance at FL390 due to traffic, but direct CYYT was available at FL300. The flight executed contingency procedures to FL300 and was then cleared direct CYYT. The flight arrived at 0613Z.


CADORS Number 2015A0425
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2015-05-30 - 04:30
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, N5230/W4300
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 187601-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Ireland
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AER LINGUS LTD. (714) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
Model A330-200
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number EIN138
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Medical emergency

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