Hong Kong Airlines in Japan forced into emergency landing

Published on : Tuesday, September 5, 2017

hong kong After the cabin started to de-pressurise Airbus A330 jet made an emergency landing in northern Japan, a government official said.

 

No passengers were hurt in the Hong Kong Airlines flight carrying 223 passengers and 12 crew members. The flight took off from the New Chitose Airport, the main gateway to the northern Japanese islands of Hokkaido at 5.07 pm.

 

The pilot reported that around 5.36 pm there was a sudden decompression observed mentioned a Japanese transport ministry official.

 

 

The cause behind the loss in pressure was not immediately clear. The pilot declared it an emergency at 6.36 and landed in New Chitose.

 

The severity of the depression was not as critical to deploy the masks as the oxygen masks did not come down automatically.

Tags: ,

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

arrow2Follow TTW
 
facebook-logo  twitter-logo  LinkedIn_logo  stumbleupon-logo   rss_logo 
ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo

ADVERTISEMENT

  • 03 itb-asia 2017
  • 04 Imex America 2017
  • 10 Globalwellnesssummit 2017
  • 11 AHIF 2017
  • 12 TTF17
  • 13 Frontiers Forum 2017
  • 14 bltm 2017
  • 15 leisure 17
  • 16 SKAL 17
  • 17 hospitalityqatar 17
  • 17 worldmiceday 2017
  • 18 TRAVEL-TECH-MIDDLE 2017
  • 18 worldmiceday 2017
  • 19 IITM
  • 19 TTG Incontri 2017
  • 43 PATA

TRAVEL INDUSTRY EVENTS

Get our toolbar!
Review www.travelandtourworld.com on alexa.com