Incident at 4434N / 03736W


2018-07-19: A Lockheed P-3 (Aurora/Orion) (160586/VVYB586) from Portsmouth, NH (KPSM) to Rota, Spain (LERT) reported smoke in the cockpit and declared an emergency. The flight requested and was cleared to St. John's, NL (CYYT). At 2225Z, the flight requested to change its destination to Halifax/Stanfield Int'l, NS (CYHZ) and then shortly after to KPSM, estimated time of arrival (ETA) 0130Z. The flight was cleared as requested and exited Gander Area Control Centre (CZQX) airspace at 2335Z.


CADORS Number 2018A0605
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2018-06-01 - 21:31
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 4434N / 03736W
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 233146-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Fire/smoke (non-impact)

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Unknown
Make  Silhouette image of LOCKHEED
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number VVYB586
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart Unknown
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Smoke/fumes - aircraft,Declared emergency/priority,Diversion

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