ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65468
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Narrative:Flight AA64 diverted to Halifax International Airport after an apparent electrical fire in a cabin washroom.
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 206|
|Aircraft damage:|| Minor|
|Location:||Halifax International Airport, NS (YHZ/CYHZ) -
|Phase:|| En route|
|Nature:||Passenger - Scheduled|
|Departure airport:||New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK/KJFK)|
|Destination airport:||Zürich-Kloten Airport (ZRH/LSZH)|
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
An airline official said one of the 12 crew members put on a personal breathing device and extinguished the burning material.
One person was taken to hospital after the plane landed safely. An airport official said the fire was believed to have started in a ceiling fan motor in a mid-cabin washroom.
 [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.cbc.ca/canada/nova-scotia/story/2009/06/09/flight-fire.html]
 [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.google.com/hostednews/canadianpress/article/ALeqM5jmdPm7I9SmvZwAuliJ2eGTrYKoaQ]
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