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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72670
Last updated: 6 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-231
Owner/operator:Mexicana de Aviacion
Registration: N332MX
MSN: 332
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 115
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:North of Little Rock, AR -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Guadalajara-Don Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla International Airport (GDL/M
Destination airport:Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD/KORD)
Flight MX182 from Guadalajara (GDL) to Chicago O'Hare, IL (ORD) was enroute at FL390 near North Little Rock,AR (USA), when cabin pressure was lost. The crew initiated an emergency descent reaching 10000 feet within about six minutes. The crew subsequently diverted to Saint Louis, MO, where the airplane landed safely 50 minutes after the emergency descent was initiated.



Photo of N332MX courtesy

Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)
24 December 2006; (c) John Smitherman

Revision history:

14-Feb-2010 11:48 robertpilot Added
14-Feb-2010 11:52 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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