Sichuan Airlines, a regional airline headquartered in Chengdu, operates mostly domestic flights but also flies internationally to countries such as Japan, Canada, and the Czech Republic.
The co-pilot and a flight attendant sustained minor injuries as a result of the incident.
After the captain heard a deafening sound, he looked over and noticed the right windshield was missing.
Incidents involving cracked windshields do happen on a regular basis due to occurrences such as bird or lightning strikes but ones involving entire windshields coming off are rare.
'The exploded window caused the cockpit to decompress immediately, everything in the cockpit was floating in the air.
"I couldn't hear the radio. The plane was shaking so hard I could not read the gauges", Liu said. There was an immediate loss in cockpit pressure and temperature drop. The remaining passengers were transfered to another flight.
He went on to describe the terrifying chaos that followed. Passengers were being served their breakfast when the plane plunged suddenly to 24,000ft from above 30,000 feet.
Later, the captain spoke to the Chengdu Economic Daily about the ordeal. Airbus, which makes the single-aisle jet that can seat as many as 124 people in a typical two-class configuration, said it's supporting the probe led by CAAC and the French investigation agency BEA.
A video published online by the People's Daily shows oxygen masks deployed, and flight attendants walking up and down the aisle to give passengers instructions on how to disembark. "When we finally landed, some of the women were in tears", he said. "Just a huge noise", Liu said, according to the China News Service. They likely would not have been able to stand up or communicate properly in the cockpit.
Still, the incident caused unrest among many onboard at the time.
Chinese social media users praised Liu as an "epic hero" for his actions.
Apple is said to employ 83 drivers for its fleet, far less than the 407 of GM or even the 338 Waymo drivers with approved permits. Each participant in this self-driving auto race must have a safety driver in the vehicle during testing.
Villa hold a 1-0 first leg lead thanks to Mile Jedinak's goal but Pulis revealed the mood among the Boro camp remains very upbeat. The home fans erupted in wild celebrations at fulltime and flooded onto the pitch to join the players.
Police were called to a home around 7:30 last night on reports that a child was possibly stabbed and another one was missing. A house burns near Casitas Pass Road as the Thomas Fire continues to grow on December 10, 2017 near Carpinteria, California.
The minimally invasive procedure is often used to block the flow of blood to a tumor or an abnormal area of tissue. He said he expected the first lady back home at the White House before the end of the week.
She went on to say that a "very rich, very powerful publicity "machine" was working against her and planting false stories. An unnamed source said they believe that Mark blamed himself for Pauley leaving the show and wanted to make things right.
The social network says when action is taken on flagged content it does not necessarily mean it has been taken down. All in all the company removed 583 million fake accounts , although these were not all active at the same time.
China has been ramping-up efforts to police language used to describe Chinese-claimed territories such as Taiwan . China dismissed that criticism, saying companies operating in the country must respect its sovereignty .
He said fighters launched attacks form multiple directions, after which they overran several checkpoints in the city. A spokesman for the Taliban said in an online message that the insurgents had taken most of the provincial capital.
Last year, the latest installment of the Fast and Furious franchise earned $184 million (RMB 1.35 billion ) in its first frame. Infinity War' grossed $200 million its opening weekend in China, making it that nation's second-largest debut of all time.
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Four-time world champions Lewis Hamilton has revealed that even the Mercedes' top bosses want to see his contract extension. If we're not able to see that, we're more than blind, because we didn't have the pace in the first stint.
In 2010, Soros gave almost one million euros to help Hungarians affected by the catastrophic "red sludge" industrial disaster. Earlier against Soros and his Foundation in Hungary was launched large-scale campaign.
The assault was enough to make Mahal unable to compete in the main event for a spot in the Money in the Bank Ladder Match. Jax had approached Rousey as she was giving an interview at the NBCUniversal Upfront event in New York City.
A woman had to be held back as she attempted to confront Cardi B , while a man yelled threats through the glass doors. On Friday, Banks slammed the " Bodak Yellow " rapper during a visit to The Breakfast Club .
Mikel, Musa, Moses, Onazi and Omeruo were at the 2014 World Cup while Echiejile played at the 2010 edition in South Africa. A final squad of 23 players will be drawn from the provisional squad before the June 14-July 15 tournament starts.
Newcastle earned a deserved win at St James' Park . "I said before the game it is not about finishing 10th". What do you make of the Chelsea players antics today? "There is more respect for the coach's job".
The threat for significant severe weather seems low yet this environment can produce wet micro bursts along with some hail. Lows will only drop into the low to mid 60s (16 to 18 degrees Celsius), with a light wind eventually becoming southwest.
Critics noted that a top White House aide is expected to take tough questions, and accused her of trying to have it both ways. But critics say the Israeli military was too aggressive in its response, killing a number of peaceful protesters.
Argentina is one of the favourites to win the tournament and will share a group with Croatia, Iceland and Nigeria. A final squad of 23 players will be drawn from the provisional squad before the 14 June-15 July tournament starts.
The North also said for the first time at the meeting that it had been conducting "subcritical" nuclear tests. In his memoir, Thae said Kim Jong-un is "very short-tempered and also violent and acts impulsively".
His Zenit team finished the Russian Premier League in fifth after beating relegated SKA Khabarovsk 6-0 on Sunday. He replaces Gian Piero Ventura, who was sacked in November after they failed to qualify for the World Cup.
Jurgen Klopp's side doubled their lead late in the second half, as Dejan Lovren headed home from an Andy Robertson cross. However, it was almost such a different story, as the Saints frustrated the Citizens for the majority of the game.