Incident at 4928N / 04757W


2018-08-21: A Lockheed C-130 (Hercules) (KING04) from Portsmouth, NH (KPSM) to Shannon, Ireland (EINN) reported an oil pressure fluctuation. The aircraft declared a mechanical emergency and requested to turn back to St. John's, NL (CYYT). The aircraft descended to FL180 as a precaution and landed safely at CYYT at 0147Z.


CADORS Number 2018A0674
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2018-07-11 - 00:43
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, 4928N / 04757W
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 235127-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of 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 KING04
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart Other
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine oil problem,Diversion,Declared emergency/priority

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