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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220128
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Date:30-MAY-2017
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8H4 (WL)
Owner/operator:Southwest Airlines
Registration: N8642E
C/n / msn: 42525/5022
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:BWI-RSW -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:KBWI
Destination airport:KRSW
Narrative:
On flight 1519 from Baltimore (BWI) to Fort Meyers (RSW) a li-ion battery in a passenger's carry-on bag overheated. The passenger gave the battery to the flight attendant and it was placed in a containment bag and cooled with water. The unprotected batter

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