United A319 near Jackson Hole on Jul 22nd 2017, battery fire in cabin

Last Update: July 25, 2017 / 13:49:11 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 22, 2017

Classification
Accident

Airline
United

Flight number
UA-1536

Aircraft Registration
N834UA

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

A United Airbus A319-100, registration N834UA performing flight UA-1536 from San Francisco,CA to Jackson Hole,WY (USA), was descending towards Jackson when the crew reported an interior fire originating from batteries. The flight crew continued to Jackson and landed the aircraft without further incident while flight attendants extinguished the fire and cooled the batteries.

The FAA reported two flight attendants and one passenger received minor injuries when an interior fire from batteries occurred. Flight attendants extinguished the fire. The aircraft did not sustain damage.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 22, 2017

Classification
Accident

Airline
United

Flight number
UA-1536

Aircraft Registration
N834UA

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

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