British Airways A319 near Lyon on May 17th 2019, electrical burning odour in cabin

Last Update: May 18, 2019 / 20:53:27 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 17, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BA-2541

Aircraft Registration
G-DBCA

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

A British Airways Airbus A319-100, registration G-DBCA performing flight BA-2541 from Rome Fiumicino (Italy) to London Gatwick,EN (UK) with 123 people on board, was enroute at FL380 about 60nm southeast of Lyon (France) when the crew decided to diver to Lyon reporting an electrical burning odour in the cabin, they had warm oxygen generators in the aft cabin, cabin crew did not find any sort of fire or smoke however. The aircraft landed safely on Lyon's runway 17L about 25 minutes later.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Lyon about 24 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 17, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BA-2541

Aircraft Registration
G-DBCA

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

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