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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121751
Last updated: 31 August 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-203
Registration: VH-EBL
MSN: 976
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 158
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Cairns -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Manila
Destination airport:Sydney
Flight QF20 had a fire at window heating on left side after 4h into the flight. Pilots extinguished the fire and made an emergency landing in Cairns after 6h of flight.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

14 May 2019 VH-EBL Qantas 0 near Curtin, WA non


Photo of VH-EBL courtesy

Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
21 April 2019; (c) Pat

Revision history:

15-Apr-2011 14:32 mhab Added
15-Apr-2011 14:32 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator]

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