Incident at 5225N 3350W


2015-09-15: UPDATE: TSB Report#A15A0056: The Delta Air Lines Airbus A330 (registration N818NW, operating as DAL245), was on a flight from Rome, Italy to New York/JFK with the number two generator on maintenance carry over (MCO). In cruise, the crew received a fault message for the Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) and was unable to reset the APU generator. The crew declared an emergency and diverted to Keflavik, Iceland, where they landed safely without further incident.
2015-08-31: AT 1618Z, a Delta Air Lines Airbus A330-300 (N818NW/ DAL245) from Rome, Italy (LIRF) to New York, NY (KJFK) declared an emergency and requested direct Keflavik, Iceland (BIKF) due to a generator problem. Flight was descended to FL300 and cleared direct BIKF. No traffic was affected and flight exited airspace without further incident.


CADORS Number 2015A0766
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2015-08-20 - 16:26
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, 5225N 3350W
TSB Occurrence Number A15A0056
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 191523-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other

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 DELTA AIR LINES, INC. (624) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
Model A330-300
Year Built 2007
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Model PW4168A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number DAL245
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 701
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Declared emergency/priority,Electrical problem

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