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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59669
 
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Date:24-APR-2009
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 777-200LR
Owner/operator:Air Canada
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 273
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Over the Pacific Ocean. -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Sydney.
Destination airport:Vancouver.
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
The Boeing 777 (flight AC34) was forced to make an unscheduled two-hour stop in Honolulu to obtain medical treatment for 9 passengers and 2 cabin crew members after the jet encountered severe turbulence over the Pacific.
The injuries were described as " minor."

Sources:

yahoo/xtra news.
http://web.archive.org/web/20101220145906/http://www.cbc.ca:80/canada/british-columbia/story/2009/04/24/bc-air-canada-flight.html
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/ACA34/history/20090424/0035Z/YSSY/CYVR


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Apr-2009 23:44 angels one five Added
24-Apr-2009 23:51 harro Updated

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