Incident: Cathay Pacific A333 near Bangkok on Aug 14th 2016, smoke in cockpit and cabin

A Cathay Pacific Airbus A330-300, registration B-HLW performing flight CX-755 from Hong Kong (China) to Bangkok (Thailand), was descending towards Bangkok when smoke appeared in cockpit and cabin prompting the flight crew to don their oxygen masks and declare emergency, the crew worked the related checklists which seemed to reduce the smoke. The aircraft continued…

Aeroplane carrying Manchester City staff and media evacuated on runway following ‘smoke’ in cabin scare – Daily Mirror 15th August 2016

A plane has been evacuated with City preparing to fly out to Romania for their Champions League qualifier first-leg against Steaua Bucharest. An aeroplane carrying Manchester City staff has been evacuated after smoke filled the cabin as it stood on the runway. The flight containing 49 passengers including former City player now ambassador Mike Summerbee,…

Accident: Easyjet A320 near Geneva on Aug 7th 2016, bleed air leak

An Easyjet Airbus A320-200, registration G-EZUP performing flight U2-8735 from London Gatwick,EN (UK) to Bastia (France) with 129 passengers, was enroute at FL350 about 110nm south of Geneva (Switzerland) in French Airspace when the crew reported a bleed air leak on the left hand wing (engine CFM56) and decided to divert to Geneva. The aircraft…

Duke of Westminster’s £5million private jet goes up in smoke as it takes mourners to the billionaire landowner’s private funeral – Daily Mail 13th August 2016

Pallbearers making their way to the late Duke of Westminster’s funeral on board his £5million private jet had to evacuate the plane after the cockpit filled with smoke. Five passengers were on board the Citation 750 aircraft when the emergency services were called after the incident at Inverness Airport in Scotland yesterday. It has been…

Accident: Foul odor diverts Latrobe-bound flight, 7 taken to hospital – WTAE 12th August 2016

ORLANDO, Fla. —A Spirit Airlines flight from Orlando to Latrobe was diverted back to the airport Friday night, officials said. People on board smelled a foul odor, which was determined to be coming from the air conditioning, Spirit Airlines spokesman Paul Berry said. The airline offered to call EMS for anyone who wanted medical attention.…

Incident: Tiger Australia A320 near Melbourne on Mar 1st 2016, unusual odour in cabin. Final ATSB report published 27th July 2016

Actual R/T of incident here A Tigerair Australia Airbus A320-200, registration VH-VNO performing flight TT-511 from Brisbane,QL to Melbourne,VI (Australia) with 63 passengers and 6 crew, was descending towards Melbourne when an unusual odour was detected in the cabin prompting the crew to request priority reporting smell of smoke in the cabin with a number…

Incident: Lufthansa E190 at Frankfurt on July 26th 2016, fumes in cabin

A Lufthansa Cityline Embraer ERJ-190, registration D-AECE performing flight LH-1375 from Wroclaw (Poland) to Frankfurt/Main (Germany), was descending towards Frankfurt when fumes were noticed in the cabin that dissipated shortly after. The crew declared emergency and continued for a safe landing on Frankfurt’s runway 25C. A passenger reported there were fumes in the cabin without…