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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138520
Last updated: 24 April 2019
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Date:13-SEP-2011
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A321 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A321-111
Owner/operator:Swiss International Airlines
Registration: HB-IOC
C/n / msn: 520
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 155
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Dublin -   Ireland
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Dublin Airport - EIDW/DUB
Destination airport:Zürich-Kloten International Airport - LSZH/ZRH
Narrative:
When reaching FL70 grey smoke with the smell of burning plastics was observed in the cabin of flight LX-401. The crew returned to Dublin Airport for a safe landing.

Sources:

http://www.20min.ch/panorama/news/story/Rauch-in-Kabine---Swiss-in-Dublin-notgelandet-26701702
http://luftfahrtfotoschweiz.blogspot.com/2011/09/airbus-a321-muss-in-dublin-notlanden.html
http://avherald.com/h?article=442e111f&opt=0


Images:

Photo of HB-IOC courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
25 March 2017; (c) Mick Bajcar

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Sep-2011 04:30 alex Added
14-Sep-2011 05:42 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
14-Sep-2011 05:42 RobertMB Updated [Nature]

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