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Fiji Airways FJ822 CXI-HNL loss of cabin pressure

Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:26 am

Fiji Airways flight FJ822 operating CXI (Christmas Island, Kiribati) to HNL this morning experienced a loss of cabin pressurization due to an engine air-system fault. The Boeing 737‑700 had 73 passengers and 6 crew on board.

Fiji Airways says the crew followed standard operating procedures and made a rapid descent to 10,000 feet, and updated Air Traffic Control at Honolulu airport.

Oxygen masks were deployed due to the loss of cabin pressure. Flight landed safely in HNL with no reported injuries to passengers or crew.

http://fijivillage.com/news/Fiji-Airways-confirms-flight-to-Honolulu-experienced-a-loss-of-pressurisation--2rsk59/
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Re: Fiji Airways FJ822 CXI-HNL Loss of Cabin Pressure

Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:33 am

Official Statements from FJ:

Statement 2: FJ822

11 October 2017

The aircraft landed normally and passengers disembarked via the aerobridge into the terminal. All customers were assisted with onward bookings and offered other assistance as required. The B737-700 was fully serviceable at departure from Christmas Island. Our Engineering team are working with Boeing to return the aircraft to active service.

Statement 1: Issued 8:20 am (Fiji Time) For FJ822

11 October 2017

Fiji Airways can confirm that its flight FJ822 Christmas Island – Honolulu service today, a Boeing 737-700 with 73 passengers and 6 crew on board, experienced a loss of pressurisation due to an engine air-system fault. The crew followed standard operating procedures and made a rapid descent to 10,000 feet, and updated Air Traffic Control at Honolulu airport. Oxygen masks were deployed due to the loss of cabin pressure. The aircraft is currently on route to Honolulu with a normal landing expected. We are closely monitoring the situation and will assist guests in every way possible.

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