Kuwait A320 at Jeddah on Apr 27th 2018, cabin pressure problems due to avionics cooling fault
Last Update: April 30, 2018 / 21:57:01 GMT/Zulu time
According to information The Aviation Herald received a fault in the avionics ground cooling system caused the ground cool vent to fully open in flight causing the cabin pressure problems. A reset of the system remained without success. Maintenance secured the ground cool vent and released the aircraft for a ferry flight under minimum equipment list requirements. The aircraft positioned back to Kuwait about 18 hours after landing back to Jeddah. The aircraft returned to service about 36 hours after landing back in Jeddah.
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