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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 248104
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:20-FEB-2021
Time:14:32 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-824 (WL)
Owner/operator:United Airlines
Registration: N77538
MSN: 62694/1438
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:over Gulf of Mexico -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Cancún Airport (CUN/MMUN)
Destination airport:Houston-George Bush Intercontinental Airport, TX (IAH/KIAH)
Narrative:
United Airlines flight UA1832, a Boeing 737-824, diverted to New Orleans (MSY), Louisiana, USA, due to engine problems.
The aircraft had departed from Cancun, Mexico, at 13:58 UTC on a flight to Houston, USA. About 14:25 UTC, while in cruise flight at FL380 over the Gulf of Mexico, an engine issue developed. The flight crew began a descent and declared an emergency at 14:32 UTC. It was decided to divert to New Orleans, where a safe landing was made at 16:07 UTC.

Sources:

https://turquesanews.mx/cancun/avion-con-ruta-cancun-houston-pierde-un-motor-sobre-el-golfo-de-mexico/
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/ua1832#26de9f44


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Feb-2021 18:48 harro Added
21-Feb-2021 18:51 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Destination airport]

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