Kenya B738 near Mombasa on Jan 12th 2023, loss of cabin pressure

Last Update: January 13, 2023 / 19:58:37 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 12, 2023

Classification
Incident

Flight number
KQ-606

Destination
Mombasa, Kenya

Aircraft Registration
5Y-KYD

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

A Kenya Airways Boeing 737-800, registration 5Y-KYD performing flight KQ-606 from Nairobi to Mombasa (Kenya), was descending towards Mombasa when the cabin pressure was lost and the passenger oxygen masks were released. The aircraft continued for a safe landing on Mombasa's runway 03.

The airline reported the crew declared emergency due to pressurization failure and descended to 10,000 feet.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 12, 2023

Classification
Incident

Flight number
KQ-606

Destination
Mombasa, Kenya

Aircraft Registration
5Y-KYD

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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