British Airways A320 at London on Jul 23rd 2018, unidentified odour on board

Last Update: July 24, 2018 / 21:47:49 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 23, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BA-864

Destination
Warsaw, Poland

Aircraft Registration
G-EUYC

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A British Airways Airbus A320-200, registration G-EUYC performing flight BA-864 from London Heathrow,EN (UK) to Warsaw (Poland), was climbing out of Heathrow's runway 27R when the crew stopped the climb at FL150 reporting an unidentified odour on board. The aircraft returned to Heathrow for a safe landing on runway 27L about 30 minutes after departure. Emergency services inspected the aircraft.

A passenger reported the crew announced they had fumes on board, the crew was unable to identify the source, they would therefore return to London.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 23, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BA-864

Destination
Warsaw, Poland

Aircraft Registration
G-EUYC

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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