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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 140318
Last updated: 6 May 2019
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Date:09-DEC-2011
Time:10:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B744 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-467
Owner/operator:Cathay Pacific
Registration: B-HUB
C/n / msn: 25873/937
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 370
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Shanghai-Pudong International Airport - PVG/ZSPD -   China
Phase: Taxi
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:ZSPD
Destination airport:VHHH
Narrative:
Flight CX365 was preparing for departure at Shanghai (PVG), China, when flight attendants noticed smoke coming from one of the restrooms. An evacuation was initiated, resulting in nine passengers being injured. The planned destination of the aircraft was Hong Kong-Chek Lap Kok International Airport (HKG/VHHH).

The origin of the smoke was not discovered.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20130514141723/http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/china/2011-12/09/content_14242006.htm
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/china/2011-12/09/content_14242006.htm

https://www.planepictures.net/v3/show.php?id=1102865 (picture)


Images:

Photo of B-HUB courtesy AirHistory.net


Hong Kong - International (VHHH / HKG)
21 October 2003; (c) Alastair T. Gardiner

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Dec-2011 03:54 Steinmann Added
09-Dec-2011 04:00 harro Updated
10-Dec-2011 05:15 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated
25-Dec-2011 02:10 Maverick Updated

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