Incident at TOPPS intersection

Summary

2018-10-31: At the TOPPS intersection, a United States Air Force Boeing C-17 Globemaster III (RCH645) from Portsmouth International, NH (KPSM) to Ramstein Air Base, Germany (ETAR) turned right direct YSJ instead of direct HITOR, as indicated in the cleared route. The pilot was queried and stated that their route contained YSJ. The aircraft was subsequently re-cleared to HITOR. No operational impact.

Details


CADORS Number 2018H0247
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2018-09-30 - 22:19
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Maine, the United States of America, North America, National Capital Region (NCR), TOPPS intersection
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 240814-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Navigation Errors
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 BOEING
BOEING
Model CC-177 GLOBEMASTER III
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RCH645
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart Other
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Navigation error

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