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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58598
Last updated: 2 November 2019
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Date:30-JAN-2009
Time:c. 5:00 pm
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-333ER
Owner/operator:Air Canada
Registration: C-FRAM
C/n / msn: 35250/726
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Anchorage - Ted Stevens Intl -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Vancouver - YVR
Destination airport:Tokyo (Narita) - NRT
Narrative:
The flight (AC001) was cruising overhead the Pacific at FL330 around 4.5 hours into the flight, when one of its GE90 engines had to be shut down. The aircraft descended down to FL220 and turned around for a diversion to Anchorage Intl, AK (USA), where the airplane landed safely and uneventfully about 2hours 20mins later.

Sources:

http://avherald.com/h?article=41457ef7&opt=0
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/ACA1/history/20090130/2039Z/CYVR/RJAA


Images:

Photo of C-FRAM courtesy AirHistory.net


Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
7 June 2019; (c) Gerard Helmer

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Feb-2009 10:54 Certosino Added
21-Dec-2016 17:39 NorCalBoi Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]

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