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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 179861
Last updated: 13 September 2019
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Date:25-SEP-2015
Time:c. 03:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A333 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-343X
Owner/operator:Cathay Pacific Airways
Registration: B-LAG
C/n / msn: 895
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 256
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Near Bali -   Indonesia
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:PER
Destination airport:HKG
Narrative:
Cathay Pacific Airways Flight CX170 from Perht, Australia, to Hong Kong, diverted to Bali-Denpasar, Indonesia due to shutdown of no.2 engine. Flames and a loud "bang" were reported to be witnessed by passenger on board.
The airplane, an Airbus A330-343X, departed Perth at 16:13 UTC (00:13 LT, Sep 25). The aircraft was over sea, south of Bali, when an descent was initiated at 19:02 UTC (03:02 LT, Sep 25). The aircraft landed safely on runway 09 at Denpasar-Ngurah Rai Bali International Airport, Indonesia at 19:35 UTC (03:35 LT, Sep 25).

Sources:

https://www.9news.com.au/national/2015/09/25/09/12/reports-of-fire-on-cathay-pacific-flight-from-perth-to-hong-kong
https://www.flightradar24.com//data/airplanes/b-lag#783e356


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Sep-2015 07:06 vs201 Added
25-Sep-2015 07:12 harro Updated [Time, Cn, Source, Narrative]
25-Sep-2015 07:15 harro Updated [Embed code]
25-Sep-2015 07:19 harro Updated [Embed code]

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