Incident at 5240N 5900W

Summary

2015-09-14: At 1215Z, approximately N5240/W5900, a German Air Force Airbus A319 (GAF841) from Goose Bay, NL (CYYR) to Gander, NL (CYQX) descended without clearance from FL280 to FL240. The flight reported during descent that they encountered severe turbulence. The flight was then cleared at FL240. No traffic. No further impact to operations.

Details


CADORS Number 2015A0807
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2015-09-01 - 12:15
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 5240N 5900W
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 192097-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Turbulence encounter,Navigation Errors
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Federal Republic of Germany
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator GERMAN AIR FORCE State
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
AIRBUS
Model A319
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number GAF841
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart Other
Phase of Flight Descent
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Weather - clear air turbulence (CAT)/turbulence,Navigation error

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