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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 160982
Last updated: 17 November 2021
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Date:26-SEP-2013
Time:20:09+ LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B739 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-924ER (WL)
Owner/operator:United Airlines
Registration: N39461
MSN: 37201/4230
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 167
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:70nm SW of Boise, ID -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Houston (KIAH)
Destination airport:Seattle (KSEA)
Narrative:
Captain suffered incapacitation in flight. Later succumbed to a heart attack after the first of officer landed safely at
Boise Air Terminal/Gowen Field (KBOI), Boise, Idaho. Flight UA-1603.

Sources:

https://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/27/us/boise-airline-pilot-heart-attack/index.html
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/UAL1603/history/20130926/2227Z/KIAH/KSEA
http://avherald.com/h?article=4691784b&opt=0
http://komonews.com/news/local/Seattle-bound-flight-lands-in-Boise-after-pilot-suffers-heart-attack-225453132.html?tab=video&c=y&mobile=y


Images:

Photo of N39461 courtesy AirHistory.net


Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)
6 May 2014; (c) LRS747

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2013 16:10 Anon. Added
27-Sep-2013 16:11 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]
27-Sep-2013 17:06 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Other fatalities]
28-Sep-2013 05:15 Geno Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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