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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144736
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Date:25-MAR-2012
Time:10:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic B744 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-45E
Owner/operator:EVA Airways
Registration: B-16411
C/n / msn: 29111/1151
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:40nm NE of An-bu -   Taiwan
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Taipei-Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE/RCTP)
Destination airport:Shanghai-Pudong International Airport (PVG/ZSPD)
Narrative:
On March 25, 2012, EVA Airways passenger flight BR702, a B747-400 registration B-16411 took off from Taoyuan International Airport at 10:44 Taipei time for Shanghai Pudong Airport. At 10:55, when the aircraft climbed to an altitude of 20,800 feet at 40 nautical miles northeast of An-bu, a warning message of a cabin altitude anomaly showed up on cockpit instruments. The flight crew members immediately put on oxygen masks, performed emergency descent procedures and declared ”emergency”. The aircraft returned and had a safe landing at Taoyuan International Airport at 11:28.

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Revision history:

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31-Mar-2012 12:43 harro Added

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