Canada B773 near Beijing on Jan 9th 2017, 8 flights attendant feel unwell, two of them incapacitated

Last Update: January 30, 2017 / 21:45:48 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 9, 2017

Classification
Accident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-88

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FRAM

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-300

ICAO Type Designator
B773

An Air Canada Boeing 777-300, registration C-FRAM performing flight AC-88 from Shanghai (China) to Toronto,ON (Canada) with 405 people on board, was enroute at 9500 meters about 140nm northnortheast of Beijing (China) when two flight attendants reported feeling ill and subsequently were unable to continue duties. 6 other flights attendants also felt unwell but continued working. The aircraft continued to Toronto for a safe landing about 11.5 hours later.

The Canadian TSB reported a doctor on board monitored all cabin crew, no conclusive cause of the illnesses could be identified. The operator is monitoring the situation.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 9, 2017

Classification
Accident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-88

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FRAM

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-300

ICAO Type Designator
B773

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