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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58548
Last updated: 8 December 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A333 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-332X
Owner/operator:Northwest Airlines
Registration: N808NW
C/n / msn: 591
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 285
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Midway Islands -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:NRT
Destination airport:HNL
The flight NW-22 experienced severe turbulence for about 20 seconds while enroute near the Midway Islands. One flight attendant received serious injuries, three passengers minor injuries. The crew continued to Honolulu and landed safely in Honolulu. The flight attendant suffered serious head and neck injuries and was delivered to a hospital, but is in stable condition according to medical staff. Two passengers with minor injuries, one with hip the other with neck and arm injuries, were delivered to another hospital, a third passenger was treated at the airport.



Photo of N808NW courtesy

London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
20 January 2019; (c) Paul Seymour

Revision history:

23-Jan-2009 10:48 Certosino Added

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