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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74068
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Date:25-APR-2010
Time:05:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-21HER
Owner/operator:Emirates Airlines
Registration: A6-EML
C/n / msn: 29325/176
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 364
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Unknown
Location:Over Goa -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Dubai Airport (DXB/OMDB)
Destination airport:Cochin Airport (COK/VOCC)
Narrative:
Emirates flight EK-530 from Dubai to Kochi encountered a short period of heavy turbulence while cruising at 35,000 feet. It experienced a 200-foot (60-meter) descent in altitude.
Of the 350 passengers on board, 20 suffered minor injuries, a statement by Emirates said.

Sources:

http://www.ndtv.com/news/india/plane-loses-altitude-over-bangalore-lands-safely-20890.php
http://www.ptinews.com/news/625404_20-injured-in-Kochi-bound-plane-s-heavy-turbulence

http://www.airliners.net/photo/Emirates/Boeing-777-21H-ER/1669724/L (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Apr-2010 11:59 harro Added
28-Apr-2010 02:09 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Embed code]

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