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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58525
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Date:19-JAN-2009
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B752 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 757-204
Owner/operator:TUIfly Nordic AB
Registration: SE-RFP
C/n / msn: 27219/596
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 239
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Casablanca -   Morocco
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:CPH
Destination airport:BVC
Narrative:
TUIfly flight 723 diverted to Casablanca (Morocco) after a fire broke out in one of the galleys. Flight attendants were able to extinguish the fire quickly emptying two extinguishers, the flight crew still decided to divert as a precaution.

Sources:

http://avherald.com/h?article=413a64a1&opt=0
http://www.cphpost.dk/news/international/44484-fire-forces-emergency-landing-of-aircraft.html


Images:

Photo of SE-RFP courtesy AirHistory.net


Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
2 April 2011; (c) Pertti Sipilš

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Jan-2009 09:59 Certosino Added
19-Jan-2009 10:02 harro Updated

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