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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76354
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Date:14-AUG-2010
Time:10:35 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-232
Owner/operator:United Airlines
Registration: N4..UA
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 149
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Chicago O'Hare, IL (ORD) -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:LGA
Destination airport:ORD
Narrative:
After arrival of flight UA611 at Chicago O'Hare a Fire Alarm was noticed for the cargo hold when many of the passengers had already deplaned.
Following procedure, the crew (2 pilots and 3 flight attendants) decided to deplane 40 of the 144 passengers using emergency slides.

Sources:

http://www.chicagobreakingnews.com/2010/08/united-airlines-ohare-international-airport-chicago-evacuation.html
https://www.luchtvaartnieuws.nl/home?ID=35986 (Dutch)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9EGG8T4xfDY&feature=player_embedded (video)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Aug-2010 15:16 Tom Pouce Added
15-Aug-2010 15:17 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Narrative]
15-Aug-2010 16:39 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]

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