Lufthansa A388 over Atlantic on Jan 23rd 2020, cargo smoke indication, heating device smoking
Last Update: January 23, 2020 / 21:01:08 GMT/Zulu time
The airline reported the crew discharged the fire suppression system in the cargo bay which extinguished the indication. Therefore the aircraft did not land in Paris but carried on to Munich. A defective fan heater in the cargo bay had been smoking causing the smoke detectors to trigger.
The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Munich about 5 hours after landing back.
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