Incident at 4730N04620W

Summary

2015-09-17: At 1510Z and approximate position 4730N04620W, a United States Air Force Lockheed C-130 (RCH106) from St John's, NL (CYYT) to Lajes Air Base, Portugal (LPLA) requested descent to FL160 and a return to CYYT. The flight was recleared and at 1529Z declared an emergency and requested further descent to FL100 due a pressurization problem. Flight was given further reclearance. Landed 1635Z. No traffic.

Details


CADORS Number 2015A0838
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2015-09-08 - 15:10
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, 4730N04620W
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 192439-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other
Events



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
Owner
Operator UNITED STATES AIR FORCE State
Make  Silhouette image of LOCKHEED
LOCKHEED
Model C-130 (HERCULES)
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RCH106
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart Other
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Decompression/pressurization,Declared emergency/priority,Diversion

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