ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65993
Last updated: 23 November 2014
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Time:21:10 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-111
Registration: CS-TTK
C/n / msn: 1034
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 97
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Unknown
Location:Shortly after departure from London (Heathrow) Airport -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:London (Heathrow) Airport (EGLL)
Destination airport:Lisbon Airport (LPPT), Portugal
Shortly after departure, dense smoke appeared in the
rear passenger cabin accompanied by a smell of burnt
plastic. The flight crew declared a MAYDAY and were
vectored for a return to land. During the approach the
smoke cleared and an uneventful landing was made. The
source of the smoke has not been identified.

AAIB UK Bulletin: 8/2008, EW/G2007/11/13

Revision history:

27-Jun-2009 08:42 Jose Figueiredo Added
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