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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 200395
Last updated: 5 April 2020
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Date:08-OCT-2017
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-852 (WL)
Owner/operator:Aeroméxico
Registration: XA-MIA
C/n / msn: 35119/2273
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:ca 200 km SSW of Hermosillo -   Mexico
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Guadalajara-Don Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla International Airport (GDL/M
Destination airport:Tijuana-Rodriguez Airport (TIJ/MMTJ)
Narrative:
Aeroméxico flight AM774 from Guadalajara to Tijuana, Mexico, diverted to Hermosillo after developing an engine issue.
The aircraft was en route at FL380 when at 22:15 LT (05:15 UTC, Oct.9) the aircraft entered a descent towards Hermosillo. A safe landing was made at 22:45.
A passenger on the flight reported observing flashes in the area of engine no.1 prior to the diversion.

The aircraft remained on the ground at Hermosillo until October 11, when it was ferried back to Mexico City. It re-entered service that same night.

Sources:

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/AMX774/history/20171009/0340Z/MMGL/MMHO/tracklog


Images:

Photo of XA-MIA courtesy AirHistory.net


Mexico City (MMMX / MEX)
22 April 2019; (c) Fred Willemsen


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Oct-2017 08:00 harro Added
15-Oct-2017 08:03 harro Updated [Narrative]

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