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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 186630
Last updated: 3 May 2021
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Date:16-APR-2016
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-202
Owner/operator:Iberia
Registration: EC-MIL
MSN: 1694
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 258
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Fortaleza -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Montevideo-Carrasco Airport (MVD/SUMU)
Destination airport:Madrid-Barajas Airport (MAD/LEMD)
Narrative:
The aircraft EC-MIL took off from Montevideo-Carrasco Airport, Uruguay as flight IB6012 with destination Madrid, Spain.
During cruise flight, at 20:35 Z, the captain reported an emergency due to smoke on board. The flight diverted to Fortaleza, Brazil. The landing was performed safely and no injury was reported.

The aircraft was ferried to Sao Paulo-Guarulhos on April 18 and was still on the ground there by April 21.

Sources:

https://www.bea.aero/en/investigation-reports/notified-events/detail/event/fumees-en-cabine-en-croisiere-deroutement-1/
http://republica.com.uy/videoavion-iberia-partio-desde-montevideo-aterrizo-emergencia/565723/_


Images:

Photo of EC-MIL courtesy AirHistory.net


Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
13 February 2021; (c) Michiel van Herten


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Apr-2016 20:12 harro Added
21-Apr-2016 20:13 harro Updated [Total occupants, Source, Narrative]

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