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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194007
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Time:c. 03:45 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B737 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-71B (WL)
Owner/operator:China Southern Airlines
Registration: B-5252
MSN: 35382/3034
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Nanning -   China
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Nanning Wuxu International Airport (NNG/ZGNN)
Destination airport:Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK/VTBS)
China Southern Airlines flight CZ6099, a Boeing 737-700, was airborne for about 30 minutes after takeoff from Nanning when a passenger in seat 41J noticed that his external power bank (charger) began emitting smoke. He took off his jacket and rushed to the rear toilets. Crew members then put the device in an ice bucket and began pooring water.
The flight continued to Bangkok while the crew monitored the power bank.
The device carried a 50 Wh of lithium batteries that began overheating.


Revision history:

07-Mar-2017 15:45 harro Added
07-Mar-2017 15:45 harro Updated [Source]
07-Mar-2017 15:52 harro Updated [Narrative]

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