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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196863
Last updated: 19 October 2017
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Date:22-JUL-2017
Time:16:44 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-131
Owner/operator:United Airlines
Registration: N834UA
C/n / msn: 1420
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: None
Location:SFO-JAC -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:San Francisco International Airport, CA (SFO/KSFO)
Destination airport:Jackson Hole Airport, WY (JAC/KJAC)
Narrative:
United Airlines flight UA1536 suffered a battery fire incident on a flight from San Francisco, California, to Jackson Hole, Wyoming. It's unclear if the incident occurred in the air or on the ground at Jackson Hole.
The FAA reported that the fire was extinguished by cabin crew members, and that three persons were injured.

The statement made by the FAA did not indicate if this was a lithium battery brought on board by a passenger. The return leg back to San Francisco was delayed by 90 minutes.

Sources:

FAA
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/ua1536#e30f95a


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Jul-2017 18:31 harro Added
24-Jul-2017 18:31 harro Updated [Location]

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