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Date:19-MAR-2016
Time:c. 14:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic A343 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A340-313
Owner/operator:Philippine Airlines
Registration: RP-C3441
MSN: 474
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 254
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:north of Manila -   Philippines
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL/RPLL)
Destination airport:Cebu Mactan International Airport (CEB/RPVM)
Narrative:
Philippine Airlines flight PR1857 was a domestic flight from Manila to Cebu when the plane leveled off at 2,500 ft. The plane returned to Manila due to smoke in the cockpit.
The A340 RP-C3441 resumed service 27 hours later.
No Injuries to the 241 passengers and 13 crew.

Sources:

http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/775145/philippine-airlines-flight-with-250-aboard-makes-emergency-landing
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/pr1857#923dbdb


Images:

Photo of RP-C3441 courtesy AirHistory.net


Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)
15 November 2015; (c) Danny Grew


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Apr-2016 08:05 AF5541 Added
08-Apr-2016 08:10 harro Updated [Date, Time, Registration, Source, Narrative, Photo, ]

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