Delta B752 near Little Rock on Jun 14th 2018, smell of smoke in aft cabin

Last Update: June 14, 2018 / 22:05:38 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 14, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-1941

Aircraft Registration
N6714Q

Aircraft Type
Boeing 757-200

ICAO Type Designator
B752

A Delta Airlines Boeing 757-200, registration N6714Q performing flight DL-1941 from Atlanta,GA to Santa Ana,CA (USA) with 198 passengers and 6 crew, was enroute at FL360 about 30nm northeast of Little Rock,AR (USA) when the crew decided to divert to Little Rock due to smell of smoke in the aft cabin. The aircraft landed safely in Little Rock about 15 minutes later.

The airline reported a possible maintenance issue. The aircraft landed safely and taxied to the terminal where the passengers disembarked normally.

A replacement Boeing 757-200 registration N550NW continued the flight and is estimated to reached Santa Ana with a delay of 5.5 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 14, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-1941

Aircraft Registration
N6714Q

Aircraft Type
Boeing 757-200

ICAO Type Designator
B752

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