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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 173434
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Date:30-JAN-2015
Time:16:35 JST
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-224ER
Owner/operator:United Airlines
Registration: N69020
C/n / msn: 31687/625
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 265
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Minor
Location:Narita International Airport (NRT/RJAA) -   Japan
Phase: Standing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Houston, TX, USA (IAH/KIAH)
Destination airport:Narita International Airport (NRT/RJAA)
Narrative:
Flight UA/UAL7 from Houston had arrived at parking spot No. 35 at Terminal 1 of Narita Airport at 16:28 JST. While the passengers were disembarking, sparks and smoke erupted from the connection between the plane and the GPU (Ground Power Unit). Smoke was brought under control by a fire extinguisher before the fire trucks arrived. No injuries were reported.

Sources:

http://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20150130-00000087-mai-soci
http://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20150130-00000138-jij-soci
Video: http://news.tbs.co.jp/newseye/tbs_newseye2407916.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Jan-2015 14:43 isamuel Added
30-Jan-2015 14:47 harro Updated [Embed code]
30-Jan-2015 14:55 harro Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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