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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 77719
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
Owner/operator:TAM Airlines
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 138
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Belo Horizonte - Confins (CNF) -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:So Paulo Guaruhos (GRU)
Destination airport:Joo Pessoa (JPA)
Flight JJ3358 took off fro So Paulo - Guarulhos (GRU) at 23:45 LT on september 06, with ETA in Joo Pessoa (JPA) at 03:00 LT (next day).
Aproximatelly an hour later, while in cruise, a passenger with a mental condition tried to open one of the overwing emergency exits. He was controled by other passangers and the plane diverted to Belo Horizonte - Confins (CNF), where it landed safely at 01:45 LT (sep 07).
The passenger was sent to the medical department of the airport and held there for assistance and a clearance by a Doctor prior to board another plane to his detination.
The filght took off again at 03:45 LT, arriving in Joo Pessoa (JPA) at 06:03 LT.


Revision history:

08-Sep-2010 03:11 comtepole Added

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