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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220144
Last updated: 17 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B739 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-924ER (WL)
Owner/operator:United Airlines
Registration: N68817
MSN: 42747/4809
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:PDX-ORD -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:KPDX
Destination airport:KORD
A passenger on flight 558 operating from Portland, OR (PDX) to Chicago, IL (ORD) had a battery/powerpack that was overheating, got hot and started to smoke. The item was placed in a thermal containment bag.




Photo of N68817 courtesy

Las Vegas - McCarran International (KLAS / LAS)
19 April 2015; (c) LRS747

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