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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 191569
Last updated: 12 June 2019
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Date:22-NOV-2016
Time:2:00pm
Type:Silhouette image of generic B789 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:Virgin Atlantic Airways
Registration: G-VYUM
C/n / msn: 37970
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 155
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:NE off Newfoundland and Labrador -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:London-Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Destination airport:San Francisco Airport, CA (SFO)
Narrative:
Virgin Atlantic Airways flight VS19 diverted to Goose Bay Airport (YYR), Labrador, Canada, following the in flight shut down of one engine.
The aircraft began to descend from FL380 at 15:43 UTC, meanwhile changing course towards Goose Bay.
Plane made a safe landing on runway 08 at 17:22 UTC.

Sources:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/newfoundland-labrador/virgin-airways-flight-goose-bay-1.3862410
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/vs19#bafb889


Images:

Photo of G-VYUM courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
25 March 2017; (c) Mick Bajcar

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Nov-2016 18:36 Rich Added
23-Nov-2016 18:40 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
27-Nov-2016 09:30 AF5541 Updated [Total occupants]

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