Incident at 45N30W


2015-08-07: When an Iberia Air Lines of Spain Airbus A340-600 (ECJFX/IBE6251) from Madrid (LEMD) to New York (JFK), NY reported 45N30W they confirmed the wrong coordinate at 50W. The flight was subsequently re-cleared to 46N50W which was the fix approved with Shanwick and Santa Maria. The incorrect coordinate was 47N50W and traffic at that point was an Air Canada Rouge Boeing 767 300 (ROU1915) from Barcelona (LEBL), Spain to Toronto (CYYZ), ON.


CADORS Number 2015A0664
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2015-07-30 - 13:49
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, 45N30W
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 190470-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Navigation Errors

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Kingdom of Spain
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator LINEAS AEREAS DE ESPANA (1419) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
Model A340-600
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number IBE6251
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 701
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Navigation error

Leave a Comment