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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 227045
Last updated: 6 June 2021
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Date:12-JUL-2019
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-233LR
Owner/operator:Air Canada
Registration: C-FNNH
MSN: 35247
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 284
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:966 km southwest of Honolulu -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Vancouver International Airport, BC (YVR/CYVR)
Destination airport:Sydney-Kingsford Smith International Airport, NSW (SYD/YSSY)
Narrative:
37 passengers hurt, 9 seriously when strong turbulences affected Flight AC33 over the Pacific Ocean at FL 360 appox. 600 mi southwest of Honolulu. Flight was then diverted to HNL and landed safetly. The injured passengers recieved medical Service at HNL.

Sources:

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/air-canada-turbulence-injuries-1.5208458?cmp=rss
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/ac33#213d1cc9
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-48959355


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Jul-2019 07:37 Litty1978 Added
12-Jul-2019 07:41 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
12-Jul-2019 09:02 streetf117 Updated [Source]
12-Jul-2019 10:28 Anon. Updated [Nature]

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