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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74704
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-133
Registration: XA-VOJ
MSN: 3279
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 150
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Veracruz -   Mexico
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:MID
Destination airport:TLC
A bottle of ammonia burst in the passenger cabin while the airplane was en route at FL300 between
Mérida and Toluca. The bottle had been carried on board by a passenger.
The crew made an emergency descent and diverted to Veracruz.



Photo of XA-VOJ courtesy

Las Vegas - McCarran International (KLAS / LAS)
15 October 2013; (c) LRS747

Revision history:

07-Jun-2010 23:00 robertpilot Added
07-Jun-2010 23:04 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Narrative]
07-Jun-2010 23:04 harro Updated [Date]

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