Ryanair Sun B38M at Sofia on May 3rd 2022, burning odour on board

Last Update: May 5, 2022 / 19:53:43 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 3, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
FR-2778

Destination
Krakow, Poland

Aircraft Registration
SP-RZE

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800MAX

ICAO Type Designator
B38M

A Ryanair Sun Boeing 737-8 MAX, registration SP-RZE performing flight FR-2778 from Thessaloniki (Greece) to Krakow (Poland), was climbing out of Thessaloniki when the crew stopped the climb at FL120 and diverted to Sofia (Bulgaria) reporting they had a burning odour in the forward galley. The aircraft landed safely on Sofia's runway 09 about 37 minutes after departure from Thessaloniki.

The aircraft remained on the ground in Sofia for about 3 hours, then continued the journey and reached Krakow with a delay of about 3:15 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 3, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
FR-2778

Destination
Krakow, Poland

Aircraft Registration
SP-RZE

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800MAX

ICAO Type Designator
B38M

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