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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 66056
Last updated: 29 July 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8K5
Registration: D-AHLR
C/n / msn: 32907/1117
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 201
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:S of Aosta -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:LEMH
Destination airport:EDDF
Investigating agency: SUST Switzerland
During cruising flight, white smoke appeared under a passenger seat. The crew declared an emergency and decided to divert to Geneva where the aircraft landed uneventfully.
Short-circuit on the passenger audio system.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: SUST Switzerland
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Photo of D-AHLR courtesy

Hamburg (EDDH / HAM)
4 June 2006; (c) Georg Noack

Revision history:

30-Jun-2009 11:36 harro Added
06-Jan-2011 13:52 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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