Batik A320 at Perth on Nov 6th 2022, rejected takeoff due to smoke in cabin

Last Update: November 6, 2022 / 17:26:57 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 6, 2022

Classification
Incident

Airline
Batik Air

Flight number
ID-6008

Aircraft Registration
PK-LAL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A Batik Air Airbus A320-200, registration PK-LAL performing flight ID-6008 from Perth,WA (Australia) to Denpasar (Indonesia), had reported not ready for departure a few times after being cleared to line up runway 21, then reported ready. The aircraft was accelerating for takeoff from Perth's runway 21 when the crew rejected takeoff at low speed (about 30 knots over ground) reporting they had smoke in the back of the cabin, but reported no assistance was needed and taxied to the apron. Tower had emergency services out nonetheless and follow the aircraft to the stand.

The aircraft was able to depart about 1:50 hours later and reached Denpasar with a delay of 2:20 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 6, 2022

Classification
Incident

Airline
Batik Air

Flight number
ID-6008

Aircraft Registration
PK-LAL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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