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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 71076
Last updated: 27 September 2019
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Date:04-JAN-2010
Time:16:03
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8AS
Owner/operator:Ryanair
Registration: EI-EFW
C/n / msn: 35018/3078
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 122
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Liverpool-John Lennon International Airport (LPL/EGGP) -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Liverpool-John Lennon International Airport (LPL/EGGP)
Destination airport:Agadir-Al Massira International Airport (AGA/GMAA)
Narrative:
Flight FR4021 got a fire warning about 30 minutes after take off and returned for an emergency landing at Liverpool. The passengers evacuated using the emergency slides on the runway.

Mechanics have confirmed that there was no actual fire on board and that it was probably a false warning.

Sources:

https://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/news/liverpool-news/liverpools-john-lennon-airport-emergency-3432766
http://www.ryanair.com/en/notices/gops/091228-lpl-evac-4-jan-10-GB


Images:

Photo of EI-EFW courtesy AirHistory.net


Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)
2 February 2013; (c) Alastair T. Gardiner

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Jan-2010 23:50 sirjames111 Added
05-Jan-2010 23:54 harro Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
06-Jan-2010 10:47 Certosino Updated [Registration, Cn, Total occupants]

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