On 7/19/2007, the body of a man was found in the wheel well of United 747 airplane during a mechanical inspection. The airplane originated in Korea and stopped once in China. Landing gear light indicating a problem appeared on the flight from China to SFO. The man was waring a ligh tan zippered puffy jacket with a triangular patch named “Feichi,” dark green knit sweater, gray sweater, black short sleeve polo shirt labeled “Santa Barbara Polo and Racket Club," white shirt with “Washington DC Our Nations Capitol” on front, tan wool leggings with Chinese label, navy blue colored pants, dark green knit thermal pants, gray colored knit pants, knee length red-tan shorts “ABC Children,” blue shorts, red and black canvas sneakers labeled “Warrior,” dark blue socks, medium blue socks, brown cloth gloves, turquoise colored jacket hood.
Description of Remains:
Hair: Dark, crewcut hairstyle
Facial hair: Scattered hairs on upper lip and chin
Weight: 171 lbs.
Clothing: Described below
Dental: Charting and X-rays available
COD: Hypoxic encephalopathy due to Environmental hypoxia, significant conditions: Traumatic fracture of femur
If you have information regarding the identification of this person, please contact:
San Mateo County Coroner's Office
Telephone: (650) 312-5562