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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 159179
Last updated: 21 October 2017
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Date:25-AUG-2013
Time:06:10 p.m.
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-800 (WL)
Owner/operator:Shenzhen Airlines
Registration: B-5317
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 67
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Unknown
Location:Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport -   China
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Twelve passengers were injured during the evacuation of a plane, when a fire broke out before takeoff of flight ZH9969.
Smoke was spotted coming from the APU of plane, but whether it was an actual fire has not been established yet.

Sources:

http://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2013/08/25/Fire-breaks-out-on-Shenzhen-plane-in-China-12-injured-in-evacuation/UPI-94871377452887/?spt=hs&or=tn
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/china/2013-08/25/c_125242472.htm
http://news.cnair.com/c/201308/50106.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Aug-2013 08:36 gerard57 Added
26-Aug-2013 09:24 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase, Source, Narrative]
26-Aug-2013 19:43 123.63.114.163 Updated [Registration]
07-Feb-2016 08:30 AF5541 Updated [Total fatalities]

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