Southwest B737 near Los Angeles on Dec 3rd 2017, burning odour in cabin

Last Update: December 4, 2017 / 23:52:03 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 3, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
WN-4046

Aircraft Registration
N284WN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-700

ICAO Type Designator
B737

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700, registration N284WN performing flight WN-4046 from Sacramento,CA to Santa Ana,CA (USA) with 103 passengers, was enroute at FL370 about 140nm north of Los Angeles,CA (USA) when the crew decided to divert to Los Angeles due to a burning odour in the cabin. The aircraft landed safely on Los Angeles' runway 24L about 25 minutes later.

A replacement Boeing 737-700 registration N7743B reached Santa Ana with a delay of 90 minutes.

The occurrence aircraft remained on the ground for 15 hours then returned to service.

The airline reported the aircraft diverted to Los Angeles due to a burning odour in the cabin. 8 passengers were rerouted through Los Angeles, the others continued to Santa Ana on a replacement aircraft.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
N284WN
Country of Registration
United States
Date of Registration
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Manufacturer
BOEING
Aircraft Model / Type
737-7H4
Number of Seats
ICAO Aircraft Type
B737
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
Engine Count
Engine Manufacturer
Engine Model
Engine Type
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Main Owner
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 3, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
WN-4046

Aircraft Registration
N284WN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-700

ICAO Type Designator
B737

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