Lufthansa A321 near Munich on Oct 13th 2012, odour in cabin

Last Update: October 14, 2012 / 13:09:03 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 13, 2012

Classification
Incident

Airline
Lufthansa

Flight number
LH-1300

Destination
Istanbul, Turkey

Aircraft Registration
D-AISL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

A Lufthansa Airbus A321-200, registration D-AISL performing flight LH-1300 from Frankfurt/Main (Germany) to Istanbul (Turkey) with 187 passengers and 7 crew, was enroute at FL350 about 10nm north of Munich (Germany) when the crew decided to divert to Munich due to an unusual odour on board of the aircraft. The aircraft landed safely on Munich's runway 08L about 25 minutes later.

A replacement A321-200 registration D-AIDT reached Istanbul with a delay of 3:15 hours.

The airline reported an examination of the aircraft identified some cargo in the hold, but not passenger luggage, as cause of the odour.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 13, 2012

Classification
Incident

Airline
Lufthansa

Flight number
LH-1300

Destination
Istanbul, Turkey

Aircraft Registration
D-AISL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

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