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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 173552
Last updated: 7 December 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-211
Registration: D-AIQE
C/n / msn: 209
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 129
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Köln/Bonn-Konrad Adenauer Airport (CGN/EDDK) -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Lisboa-Portela de Sacavém Airport (LIS/LPPT)
Destination airport:Köln/Bonn-Konrad Adenauer Airport (CGN/EDDK)
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Germanwings flight 4U603 was approaching the destination Köln/Bonn when the crew noted an oil smell in the cockpit. The pilots donned their oxygen masks and carried out a safe landing on runway 32R.

The cabin crew members and passengers who were seated in the front of the cabin also complained of a notable smell. The cabin crew members complained of feeling unwell.



Photo of D-AIQE courtesy

London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
26 November 2017; (c) Dean Gibbs

Revision history:

03-Feb-2015 18:33 harro Added
22-Jun-2015 19:55 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]

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