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Narrative:Pilot of United Airlines flight 940 from Chicago to Frankfurt, spilled his coffee over the radio which then transmitted the distress code to alert that the aircraft had been hijacked. The radio was then inoperable. The flight was then diverted to Toronto CYYZ.
|Date:||Monday 3 January 2011|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 255|
|Aircraft damage:|| Minor|
|Location:||En route to Frankfurt (EDDF) -
|Phase:|| En route|
|Nature:||Passenger - Scheduled|
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
http://avherald.com/h?article=435ad471&opt=0 No mention of hijack code!!
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