Incident at KONCH INTERSECTION

Summary

2015-08-03: UPDATE: Aviation Incident Report#13998: Goose Bay airport, NL (CYYR) reported a Medical diversion. The Virgin Atlantic Airways Limited aircraft landed at 1725Z and departed 1920Z.
2015-08-03: At 1725Z, over position KONCH, a Virgin Atlantic Airways Boeing 747 400 (GVGAL/ VIR27X) from Gatwick, UK (EGKK) to Orlando, FL (KMCO), declared a medical emergency and requested to divert to Goose Bay, NL (CYYR). The flight was cleared as requested and landed without incident at 1746Z. No further impact to normal operations.

Details


CADORS Number 2015A0642
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Airport, NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2015-07-24 - 17:25
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, KONCH INTERSECTION
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 190162-V1
Reported By Airport, NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator VIRGIN ATLANTIC AIRWAYS LIMITED (12400) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 747 400
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number VIR27X
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 701
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Medical emergency

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