Heavylift, Short's Belfast, working Shanwick on 8945
CG1414 departed Shannon 10:25, destination St. John's on an IFR flight plan.
Cleared via 52n 15w, 52.05n 20w, 51.45n 30w, 50.40n 40w, 49.05n 47.45w, 48.15n 51w to YYT at F200
U S Coast Guard, EC-130E, 1414
CG1350 40n 25w 14:33 F220, from Shannon to Lajes (working Shanwick on 8945)
U S Coast Guard, HC-130, 1350
[Photo: at Shannon on 30th April 1981 © Malcolm Nason]
The Coast Guard EC-130E, 1414, diverted into Shannon on 25th April with an engine shut-down, whilst enroute from Mildenhall to St. John's. A replacement engine arrived on board 1350, which landed at Shannon on the 30th April.