GOL B738 at Porto Seguro on Oct 19th 2021, smoke in cabin

Last Update: October 20, 2021 / 11:30:14 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 19, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
G3-1603

Aircraft Registration
PR-GXT

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

A GOL Transportes Aereos Boeing 737-800, registration PR-GXT performing flight G3-1603 from Porto Seguro,BA to Sao Paulo Guarulhos,SP (Brazil) with 179 passengers and 7 crew, was in the initial climb out of Porto Seguro's runway 10 when the crew stopped the climb at about 2000 feet reporting smoke in the cabin and returned to Porto Seguro for a safe landing on runway 10 about 10 minutes after departure.

Brazil's CENIPA rated the occurrence an incident, there were no injuries and no damage to the aircraft.

The aircraft is still on the ground in Porto Seguro about 21 hours after landing back.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 19, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
G3-1603

Aircraft Registration
PR-GXT

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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