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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206652
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Time:c. 06:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-31BER
Owner/operator:China Southern Airlines
Registration: B-2009
MSN: 43223/1260
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN/ZGGG) -   China
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN/ZGGG)
Destination airport:Shanghai-Hongqiao Airport (SHA/ZSSS)
While passengers were boarding China Southern Airlines flight CZ3539 at Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport, China, a power bank inside a passenger's carry on luggage caught fire. The bag was in the overhead bin when flames erupted from the bag. A flight attendant and passenger initially tried to douse the fire with bottles of water and juice.

The incident aircraft (Boeing 777-31BER, B-2009) eventually departed with a delay of three hours.


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Photo of B-2009 courtesy

Shanghai - Hongqiao (ZSSS / SHA)
6 October 2019; (c) Anton Homma

Revision history:

25-Feb-2018 07:24 harro Added
25-Feb-2018 07:30 harro Updated [Source, Embed code]
25-Feb-2018 18:16 andreasfast10 Updated [Source]
27-Feb-2018 18:20 Geno Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]

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