Incident Boeing 767-300 , 15 Apr 2009
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59563
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Time:18:06 CET
Type:Silhouette image of generic B763 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 767-300
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 168
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Shannon Airport (SNN/EINN) -   Ireland
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:MXP
Destination airport:New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK/KJFK)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Alitalia flight AZ 604 en route from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to New York (JFK) diverted to Shannon, Ireland, forced to declare a medical emergency after the flight's captain became incapacitated through illness. It is thought the captain suffered a heart attack. Aircraft landed safely at 18.06 CET.

Sources: (Italian)

Revision history:

16-Apr-2009 04:21 anve75 Added

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