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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163640
Last updated: 11 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B752 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 757-23N
Owner/operator:Ethiopian Airlines
Registration: ET-AMU
MSN: 27975/779
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Khartoum -   Sudan
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Stockholm Arlanda Airport
Destination airport:Addis Ababa Bole International Airport
While cruising at 39000 feet, the crew began an emergency ascent, after cabin pressure fell. The oxygen masks dropped and the aircraft made an emergency landing at Khartoum



Photo of ET-AMU courtesy

London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
6 April 2010; (c) Richard Vandervord

Revision history:

31-Jan-2014 07:07 Alexander Wyche Added

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