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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194235
Last updated: 19 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B752 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 757-223
Owner/operator:American Airlines
Registration: N699AN
MSN: 27051/660
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 124
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Los Angeles, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Los Angeles International Airport, CA (LAX/KLAX)
The aircraft declared an emergency due to smoke in the cabin. The battery from a portable dvd player provided by the airline started to burn while being collected from the passenger. Flight attendants extinguished the battery using two halon extinguishers and water and ice. The aircraft landed without incident and the passengers deplaned normally. Two f/as were taken to the hospital with nose and throat irritation.



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Photo of N699AN courtesy

Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)
12 June 2010; (c) Anton Homma

Revision history:

16-Mar-2017 20:35 harro Added

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