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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 146983
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Time:15:48 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic CONC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale / BAC Concorde 102
Owner/operator:British Airways
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:within Gander FIR -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK)
Destination airport:London-Heathrow Airport (LHR)
BA flight 2, a Concorde was en route from New York (JFK) to London (LHR) in the Gander FIR and in radio contact with Prestwick ACC. At 15:48 UTC, Prestwick contacted Gander and informed them that the flight crew of BAW2 had shutdown an engine, had declared an emergency and was executing an emergency descent. During the descent, the aircraft lost required separation between five other aircraft (AZA610, AJM002, LTU414, BAW2263, AFR3672). A clearance was coordinated between Gander and Prestwick ACC and issued to BAW2 at FL310. The aircraft exited the Gander FIR at Mach 0.93 at 15:52 UTC without further incident.


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26-Jul-2012 07:21 harro Added

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