Incident at In the vicinity of: 49N50W


2015-08-13: A United Airlines Boeing 757 224 (N17128/ UAL54) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Paris, France (LFPG) was cleared via datalink on track U. The flight checked in with Flight Service Station (FSS) saying they were on track V even though they had been cleared to track 49N50W which was track U. The flight kept confirming the coordinates of track V even though they were cleared on track U. The flight was then given the correct track and route after passing 50W.


CADORS Number 2015A0685
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2015-08-04 - 04:14
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, In the vicinity of: 49N50W
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 190689-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 the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator UNITED AIRLINES, INC. (4881) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 757 224
Year Built 1998
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make ROLLS ROYCE - GY
Engine Model RB-211
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number UAL54
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 701
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Navigation error

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