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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206906
Last updated: 17 December 2018
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Time:c. 07:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B789 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:Air Canada
Registration: C-FSBV
C/n / msn: 37182/617
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 266
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Toronto-Pearson International Airport, ON (YYZ/CYYZ) -   Canada
Phase: Standing
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Toronto-Pearson International Airport, ON (YYZ/CYYZ)
Destination airport:Vancouver International Airport, BC (YVR/CYVR)
Air Canada flight AC101 was delayed for departure from Toronto-Pearson International Airport, Canada when a passenger's phone battery (likely a lithium battery) caught fire on board.
The fire was immediately extinguished by crews and there was no damage to the aircraft. The passenger was treated with minor burns.

ASN Safety Issue: Lithium battery safety -

Revision history:

01-Mar-2018 15:11 harro Added
01-Mar-2018 15:14 harro Updated [Total occupants, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
01-Mar-2018 15:15 harro Updated [Narrative]

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