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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 186375
Last updated: 3 December 2021
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Time:c. 02:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-367ER
Owner/operator:Cathay Pacific Airways
Registration: B-KPQ
MSN: 36162/860
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 287
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Hong Kong-Chek Lap Kok Airport (HKG/VHHH) -   Hong Kong
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:HKG
Destination airport:DUS
Cathay Pacific Airways flight CX379 from Hong Kong to Düsseldorf, Germany had to return back to Hong Kong due to issues with the cooling system of the inflight entertainment system. Pilots reported an electrical odour in the cockpit.

Flight CX379 took off at 01:29. It landed back at Hong Kong International Airport at 02:15. The Boeing 777-300ER was carrying 269 passengers and 18 crew members.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

29 Jul 2015 B-KPQ Cathay Pacific 0 Above Pacific unk


Photo of B-KPQ courtesy

London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
30 November 2019; (c) Paul Seymour

Revision history:

12-Apr-2016 17:36 MinewayAltis Added
12-Apr-2016 17:41 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
12-Apr-2016 17:41 harro Updated [Photo, ]

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