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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 151109
Last updated: 12 March 2020
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Date:09-DEC-2012
Time:01:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-367ER
Owner/operator:Cathay Pacific
Registration: B-KPK
C/n / msn: 36158/783
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 268
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Near Wuhan -   China
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:HKG
Destination airport:LHR
Narrative:
The plane was operating flight CX251 en route to London Heathrow. Smoke was detected in the cockpit and emergency landing was made at Wuhan Tianhe International Airport (WUH). All passengers and crew were evacuated and no one was hurt. UPDATE: Aircraft was not evacuated. Passengers deplaned via air stairs.

Sources:

https://hk.news.yahoo.com/%E5%9C%8B%E6%B3%B0%E5%AE%A2%E6%A9%9F%E6%A9%9F%E8%89%99%E5%86%92%E7%85%99%E6%80%A5%E9%99%8D%E6%AD%A6%E6%BC%A2-000805426.html
http://www.thestandard.com.hk/news_detail.asp?pp_cat=11&art_id=129141&sid=38446336&con_type=1


Images:

Photo of B-KPK courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
3 September 2010; (c) Richard Vandervord

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Dec-2012 22:04 gvnap Added
09-Dec-2012 22:05 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Damage, Narrative]
10-Dec-2012 22:00 gussaun Updated [Source, Narrative]

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