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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 222379
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Time:19:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B739 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-990ER (WL)
Owner/operator:Alaska Airlines
Registration: N224AK
MSN: 62680/5858
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 144
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport (MSP) -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD/KORD)
Destination airport:Seattle/Tacoma International Airport, WA (SEA/KSEA)
Alaska Airlines Flight 51 from Chicago to Seattle diverted to MSP after a number of crew and passengers were made ill from inhaling fumes from an unknown source. Four were taken to the hospital by EMS for further evaluation and treatment. Passengers were re-booked on to their destinations after the aircraft was taken out of service for inspection and repairs as needed.



Photo of N224AK courtesy

Anchorage - Ted Stevens International (PANC / ANC)
24 May 2017; (c) LRS747

Revision history:

28-Feb-2019 18:14 dfix1 Added
28-Feb-2019 18:15 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
19-May-2020 09:27 The2ndBaron Updated [Cn, Damage]

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