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Type:Silhouette image of generic A333 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A330-300
Owner/operator:Qatar Airways
Registration: A7-AEH
MSN: 789
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Near Kuala Lumpur (WMKK) -   Malaysia
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Manilla (RPLL)
Destination airport:Doha (OTBD)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The Qatar Airways Jet, QR645, was on a flight from The Philippines to Qatar when the captain died on the flight deck. The aircrft diverted to Kuala Lumpur.
Post-mortem concluded the pilot suffered cardiac arrest.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

5 Aug 2015 A7-AEH Qatar Airways 0 near Manchester Airport, Ringway, Manchester non


Photo of A7-AEH courtesy

Dublin (EIDW / DUB)
23 March 2020; (c) Gerry Barron

Revision history:

14-Oct-2010 07:12 VHKDK Added
14-Oct-2010 10:32 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
14-Oct-2010 10:37 angels one five Updated [Source]
14-Oct-2010 11:07 bizjets101 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Country, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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