Litium battery thermal event Incident Airbus A320-271N 9V-TNE, 10 Jan 2023
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Date:10-JAN-2023
Time:c. 19:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A20N model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A320-271N
Owner/operator:Scoot
Registration: 9V-TNE
MSN: 10241
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Taipei-Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE/RCTP) -   Taiwan
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Taipei-Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE/RCTP)
Destination airport:Singapore-Changi International Airport (SIN/WSSS)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Scoot flight TR993, an Airbus A320neo, was taxiing the runway when the lithium-ion battery of a passenger's powerbank suffered a thermal runaway. The device caught fire, causing minor burn injuries to two passengers.
Cabin crew contained the fire and the aircraft taxied back to the gate.

Sources:

https://www.channelnewsasia.com/singapore/two-injured-rechargeable-power-bank-catch-fire-scoot-flight-taipei-taiwan-singapore-tr993-3196486

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2023 12:16 harro Added
11-Jan-2023 12:17 harro Updated [Date, Time, Location, Embed code]
11-Jan-2023 12:23 harro Updated [Narrative]
14-Jan-2023 18:44 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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