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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 186976
Last updated: 14 December 2017
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Date:06-MAY-2016
Time:before 20:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-233LR
Owner/operator:Air Canada
Registration: C-FNNH
C/n / msn: 35247/699
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 297
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Unknown
Location:75nm south of Tokyo's Narita Airport -   Japan
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Hong Kong International Airport (HKG/VHHH)
Destination airport:Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ/CYYZ)
Narrative:
Air Canada flight ACA/AC16 from Hong Kong to Toronto, Canada diverted to Tokyo/Narita due to smoke in the cockpit. An emergency landing was carried out without further problem, and smoke was put out before landing. No injuries were reported among the 297 passengers and crew onboard. According to the Flightradar24.com record, the flight was cruising at FL330 at the time of the incident.

Sources:

http://www3.nhk.or.jp/news/html/20160506/k10010511291000.html?utm_int=news-social_contents_list-items_001

http://www.planepictures.net/netshow.php?id=1290455
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/ac16/#9a087f6


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-May-2016 12:47 isamuel Added
06-May-2016 15:30 Geno Updated [Source]
06-May-2016 15:51 AF5541 Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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