ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68120
Last updated: 12 December 2013
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Narrative:Air NZ flight no. 535 (Auckland to Christchurch) was forced to divert to Wellington (NZWN) when the smell of burning rubber permeated the cabin.
|Time:||~ 3:00 pm.|
|Owner/operator:||Air New Zealand|
|C/n / msn:|| 25606/3123|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 100|
|Airplane damage:|| None|
|Location:||Between Auckland and Wellington. -
|Phase:|| En route|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
The aircraft landed without incident at 3:35 pm and the passengers left the 'plane normally.
The smell was traced to a faulty seal in an air-conditioning unit.
Auckland International, 14Sep2008Revision history:
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