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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 217660
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Date:12-NOV-2018
Time:10:25
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8K2 (WL)
Owner/operator:Transavia
Registration: PH-HZD
MSN: 28376/252
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 149
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Faro (FAO / LPFR) -   Portugal
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:FNC
Destination airport:AMS
Narrative:
Flight from Funchal to Amsterdam, suffered pressurization problems shortly after departure from Funchal.
Maintaining 6000ft the whole time, the crew elected to divert to Faro, escorted by Portuguese Air Force F-16 from the QRA.av

Sources:

https://www.cmjornal.pt/portugal/detalhe/nova-aterragem-de-emergencia-de-aviao-escoltado-pela-forca-aerea-em-faro?ref=HP_DestaqueLateral

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/ph-hzd

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

18 Sep 2014 PH-HZD Transavia 0 Groningen-Eelde Airport (GRQ/EHGG) non


Images:

Photo of PH-HZD courtesy AirHistory.net


Corfu - Ioannis Kapodistrias (LGKR / CFU)
11 September 2021; (c) LRS747

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Nov-2018 18:22 PhotoLPPT Added
12-Nov-2018 18:26 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Narrative]

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