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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220144
Last updated: 24 September 2019
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Date:14-JAN-2018
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B739 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-924ER (WL)
Owner/operator:United Airlines
Registration: N68817
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:PDX-ORD -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:KPDX
Destination airport:KORD
Narrative:
A passenger on flight 558 operating from Portland, OR (PDX) to Chicago, IL (ORD) had a battery/powerpack that was overheating, got hot and started to smoke. The item was placed in a thermal containment bag.

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