United B752 near Allentown on Feb 27th 2018, smell of smoke in cabin

Last Update: March 1, 2018 / 01:06:40 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 27, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
United

Flight number
UA-1165

Aircraft Registration
N597UA

Aircraft Type
Boeing 757-200

ICAO Type Designator
B752

A United Boeing 757-200, registration N597UA performing flight UA-1165 from Newark,NJ to Los Angeles,CA (USA), was climbing out of Newark when a smell of smoke was detected in the cabin apparently originating from one of the lavatories. The aircraft diverted to Allentown,PA for a safe landing.

The remainder of the flight was cancelled. The passengers were bussed back to Newark and rebooked onto other flights.

The airline reported there was smell of smoke from a lavatory.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 27, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
United

Flight number
UA-1165

Aircraft Registration
N597UA

Aircraft Type
Boeing 757-200

ICAO Type Designator
B752

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