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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74415
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Date:16-MAR-2010
Time:21:17
Type:Silhouette image of generic B752 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 757-222
Owner/operator:United Airlines
Registration: N510UA
MSN: 24780/290
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 112
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Washington Dulles Internation Aiport (IAD) -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:New York-John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
Destination airport:Los Angeles International Airport, CA (LAX)
Narrative:
Approximately 30 mnutes into the flight, at FL360 about 12 NM southwest of Harrisburg, PA the crew reported a small fire in the cockpit, which was contained. The crew decided to divert to Washington Dulles Internation aiport (IAD), where the airplane landed safely about 23 minutes later. There were no reported injuries to the 7 flightcrew of 105 passengers.

Sources:

https://ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20100517X92932&key=1


Images:

Photo of N510UA courtesy AirHistory.net


Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)
14 November 2009; (c) F Seggie

Revision history:

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20-May-2010 05:18 harro Added

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