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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 212722
Last updated: 13 October 2021
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Date:23-JUN-2018
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B788 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:Avianca
Registration: N782AV
MSN: 37504/239
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 250
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Santa Maria, Azores -   Portugal
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Madrid
Destination airport:Bogotá
Narrative:
Flight AV047 diverted to Santa Maria, Azores after developing electrical problems en route over the Atlantic Ocean.
The aircraft was ferried to Bogotá two days later and subsequently re-entered service.

Sources:

http://www.eltiempo.com/mundo/europa/avion-de-avianca-aterrizo-en-las-islas-azores-235068
http://markets.businessinsider.com/news/interestrates/avianca-pilot-carries-out-an-emergency-landing-in-the-azores-1027315952


Images:

Photo of N782AV courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
29 November 2019; (c) Paul Seymour

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Jun-2018 16:11 Gavilan Added
29-Jun-2018 16:14 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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