Incident: Austrian DH8D near Vienna on May 16th 2017, odour in cockpit – Av Herald – 19.5.17

An Austrian Airlines de Havilland Dash 8-400, registration OE-LGJ performing flight OS-917 from Vienna to Salzburg (Austria) with 54 passengers and 4 crew, was climbing out of Vienna when the crew stopped the climb at FL150 reporting an unusual odour in the cockpit. The aircraft returned to Vienna for a safe landing on runway 34…

Yesterday AUA re-landing: cabin air contaminated with toxic engine oil – Austrian Wings -19.5.17

Yesterdays return ito Vienna: Cabin air contaminated by toxic fumes Yesterday, a Q400 of the AUA was returned due to a fume event, in which, according to Austrian Wings information, highly toxic engine oil had entered the cabin air. Yesterday’s AUA flight 917 from Vienna to Salzburg landed shortly after take-off back in Vienna, due…