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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22235
Last updated: 25 October 2021
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Date:05-AUG-2008
Time:10:00AM
Type:Silhouette image of generic B752 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 757-200 (WL)
Owner/operator:American Airlines
Registration: N192AN
MSN: 32386/979
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 188
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Los Angeles (LAX) -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:LAX
Destination airport:HNL
Narrative:
American Airlines Flight 31 was headed to Honolulu from Los Angeles., but was diverted back to LAX after about an hour in flight because of an odor and possible haze in the cabin. The passengers were evacuated using the emergency slides.

Sources:

1. http://wjz.com/national/american.airlines.lax.2.788251.html
2. https://flightaware.com/live/flight/AAL31/history/20080805/1600Z/KLAX/KLAX


Images:

Photo of N192AN courtesy AirHistory.net


Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)
7 September 2018; (c) Lewis Grant

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Aug-2008 11:06 agentfazexx Added
05-Aug-2008 11:09 harro Updated
05-Aug-2008 16:07 JINX Updated
05-Aug-2008 22:29 emil Updated
06-Aug-2008 09:42 harro Updated

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