ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59669
Last updated: 15 December 2017
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:24-APR-2009
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-200LR
Owner/operator:Air Canada
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 273
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: None
Location:Over the Pacific Ocean. -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Sydney.
Destination airport:Vancouver.
Narrative:
The Boeing 777 (flight AC34) was forced to make an unscheduled two-hour stop in Honolulu to obtain medical treatment for 9 passengers and 2 cabin crew members after the jet encountered severe turbulence over the Pacific.
The injuries were described as " minor."

Sources:

yahoo/xtra news.
http://www.cbc.ca/canada/british-columbia/story/2009/04/24/bc-air-canada-flight.html
http://flightaware.com/live/flight/ACA34/history/20090424/0035Z/YSSY/CYVR


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Apr-2009 23:44 angels one five Added
24-Apr-2009 23:51 harro Updated

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description