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Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Time:20:41 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
Registration: G-BOAA
MSN: 206
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Shannon Airport (SNN) -   Ireland
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK)
Destination airport:London-Heathrow Airport (LHR)
British Airways Flight 004, a Concorde, was crossing the Atlantic at approx. 45 degrees West when the crew reported losing oil pressure on engine nr.3 and shut it down. The crew declared an emergency and requested immediate descent to FL280. ATC advised that they were unable to clear the flight level requested due to traffic. The aircraft commenced descent and followed contingency procedures and broadcasted inentions using PAN PAN. At FL280 the emergency status was cancelled and the airplane continued at Mach 0.95 to Shannon.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

6 Oct 1979 G-BOAA British Airways 0 London Heathrow Airport, Hounslow, Middlesex min


Photo of G-BOAA courtesy

East Fortune
20 May 2018; (c) Alastair T. Gardiner

Revision history:

26-Jul-2012 07:21 harro Added

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