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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 248070
Last updated: 20 February 2021
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Date:01-OCT-2020
Time:08:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic JS32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
BAe Jetstream 32
Owner/operator:FlyPelican
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:Canberra Aerodrome, ACT -   Australia
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Canberra Aerodrome, ACT
Destination airport:Ballina, NSW
Investigating agency: ATSB
Narrative:
During loading, a ground crew observed smoke and fire emanating from a piece of checked-in baggage. Fire services extinguished the fire and determined the source of the fire to be from lithium vaping batteries in a charger in a passenger's bag.

Sources:

ATSB Ref 202004793
http://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/occurrence-briefs/2020/aviation/ab-2020-043/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Feb-2021 20:05 harro Added

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