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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168304
Last updated: 13 October 2021
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Date:05-AUG-2014
Time:03:18
Type:Silhouette image of generic B788 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:Thomson Airways
Registration: G-TUIE
MSN: 37227/191
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 288
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Terceira-Lajes Airport, Azores (TER/LPLA) -   Portugal
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Puerto Plata-Gregorio Luperón International Airport (POP/MDPP)
Destination airport:Manchester Airport (MAN/EGCC)
Narrative:
Thomson Airways flight TOM157 diverted to Lajes Airport, Azores Islands following an in-flight engine shutdown over the Atlantic Ocean.
The flight had departed Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic about 21:05 UTC and landed at Lajes about 03:18 UTC.

Sources:

http://www.news.com.au/travel/travel-updates/terror-on-board-thomson-airways-flight-tom157/story-e6frfq80-1227017895539


Images:

Photo of G-TUIE courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)
3 October 2021; (c) Dean Gibbs

Revision history:

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08-Aug-2014 12:35 harro Added

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