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Fiji Airways flight makes rapid descend; Air system fault

FELIX CHAUDHARY
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Update: 10:45AM A FIJI Airways Boeing 737-700 aircraft had to make a rapid descend to 10,000ft after the aircraft experienced loss of pressurisation due to an engine air system fault.

In a statement released on the airline's website, Fiji Airways said flight FJ822 was en-route to Honolulu from Christmas Island when the incident happened.

The carrier stated the flight crew followed emergency procedures and oxygen masks were deployed due to loss of cabin pressure.








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