Qatar A388 at Doha on Sep 5th 2022, smoke in cockpit
Last Update: September 7, 2022 / 16:19:32 GMT/Zulu time
According to information The Aviation Herald received the crew reported smoke in the cockpit.
A passenger tweeted about 11 hours after landing back, they had no assistance all night after being off-loaded. Minimal food and drinks, no accomodation. No information.
The flight was cancelled.
On Sep 7th 2022 the airline sent following statement: "Qatar Airways flight QR908 operating Doha (DOH) to Sydney (SYD) on 5 September returned to Doha after takeoff due to a cockpit indication of smoke onboard. The crew declared an emergency and the aircraft landed safely in Doha shortly afterwards where it was met by emergency services as a precaution. The safety and security of our passengers and crew remains our utmost priority and we apologize for the disruption to the travel plans of our customers."
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