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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 173282
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Date:25-JAN-2015
Time:c. 23:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214
Owner/operator:easyJet
Registration: G-EZWK
C/n / msn: 5739
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Amsterdam -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Berlin-Schönefeld Airport (SXF/EDDB)
Destination airport:Bristol Airport (BRS/EGGD)
Narrative:
EasyJet flight U26238 from Berlin-Schönefeld, Germany to Bristol, England, made an emergency diversion to Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport, the Netherlands when smoke was observed in the cabin.
The Airbus A320 took off from SXF at 21:54 hours local time and climbed to the en route altitude of FL380.
Having passed the Dutch coastline smoke was observed in the cabin. At 22:45 the crew squawked 7700 (emergency) and initiated a descending right hand turn towards Amsterdam.
At a safe landing was carried out on runway 18R at 23:10 hours local time.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com//data/flights/u26238/#55c52b6

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

28 Aug 2014 G-EZWM easyJet 0 near London Gatwick Airport, Crawley, West Sussex non

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Jan-2015 08:35 harro Added
26-Jan-2015 08:38 harro Updated [Embed code]
26-Jan-2015 08:59 Anon. Updated [Embed code]
26-Jan-2015 09:39 Chieftain Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code]

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