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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 89519
Last updated: 25 April 2019
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Date:25-JAN-2011
Time:c. 7:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B734 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-476
Owner/operator:Qantas
Registration: VH-TJH
C/n / msn: 24433/1881
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 99
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:between Adelaide and Melbourne -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Adelaide
Destination airport:Melbourne
Narrative:
During flight QF670 both air conditioning systems failed which caused the oxygen mask to release. The 99 passengers had to use the oxygen masks. The plane finished the flight at FL100 and landed in Melbourne without problems.

Sources:

http://www.aero.de/news-11966/Druckabfall-in-Kabine-einer-Qantas-Boeing-737.html
http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2011/01/25/3121704.htm?section=business


Images:

Photo of VH-TJH courtesy AirHistory.net


Adelaide - International (YPAD / ADL)
12 February 1995; (c) David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Jan-2011 08:22 mhab Added
25-Jan-2011 08:30 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Source, Embed code]
26-Jan-2011 09:37 mhab Updated [Location, Embed code]

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