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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193837
Last updated: 18 October 2017
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Date:22-FEB-2017
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-86N (WL)
Owner/operator:Sriwijaya Air
Registration: PK-CMT
C/n / msn: 29883/1083
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 192
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: None
Location:Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN/ZGGG) -   China
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN/ZGGG)
Destination airport:Denpasar-Ngurah Rai Bali International Airport (DPS/WADD)
Narrative:
Sriwijaya Air flight SJ1159, a Boeing 737-800, departed Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport in China at 20:22 UTC (04:22 LT, 22 Feb.) on a flight to Bali, Indonesia.
The flight was forced to turn back after the crew noted that the forward passenger door was not properly closed. The aircraft then entered a holding pattern at 8850 ft and a subsequent holding at 4850 ft. A safe landing was carried out at 22:18 hour UTC (06:18 LT).
The aircraft departed again at 02:38 UTC (10:38 LT).

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/sj1159#c87bd38
http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/indonesias-sriwijaya-air-plane-turns-back-as-door-not-totally-closed
https://news.detik.com/berita/d-3431226/pintu-tidak-tertutup-sempurna-pesawat-sriwijaya-kembali-ke-china


Revision history:

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26-Feb-2017 13:49 harro Added

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