Incident at 4955N 04115W


2015-08-17: At 0150Z, a United Airlines Boeing 777 222 (N204UA/ UAL918) from Washington, DC (KIAD) to London, UK (EGLL), at 4955N04115W, declared a medical emergency and requested to divert to Gander, NL (CYQX) or St John's, NL (CYYT). At 0156Z, flight was issued a return clearance and at 0236Z advised they were proceeding CYQX due to strong crosswinds at CYYT. UAL918 landed CYQX at 0326Z.


CADORS Number 2015A0708
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2015-08-11 - 01:50
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, 4955N 04115W
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 191050-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 the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator UNITED AIRLINES, INC. (4881) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 777 222
Year Built 1999
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Model 4000
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number UAL918
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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