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Date: 24 February 1989
Airline: United Air Lines
Flight No.: 232
Aircraft: B747-122
Location: nr Honolulu, HI
Fatalities: 9:355

Photographer: Unknown

The aircraft suffered a explosive decompression when an improperly closed cargo door broke open at 13,000 feet on climbout from Honolulu. Although 9 passengers were sucked out of the aircraft, it returned to Honolulu for a safe landing.




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