Condor B753 near Dubrovnik on Aug 26th 2013, smell of smoke in cabin

Last Update: August 26, 2013 / 20:56:41 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 26, 2013

Classification
Incident

Airline
Condor

Flight number
DE-1015

Aircraft Registration
D-ABOJ

Aircraft Type
Boeing 757-300

ICAO Type Designator
B753

A Condor Boeing 757-300, registration D-ABOJ performing flight DE-1015 from Hurghada (Egypt) to Frankfurt/Main (Germany) with 204 passengers and 9 crew, was enroute at FL340 about 70nm north of Dubrovnik (Croatia) when the crew reported smell of smoke in the cabin, turned around and diverted to Dubrovnik for a safe landing on runway 12 about 20 minutes later. Responding emergency services found no trace of fire, heat or smoke.

The aircraft is still on the ground in Dubrovnik about 7 hours after landing. The flight is estimated to reach Frankfurt with a delay of 12 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 26, 2013

Classification
Incident

Airline
Condor

Flight number
DE-1015

Aircraft Registration
D-ABOJ

Aircraft Type
Boeing 757-300

ICAO Type Designator
B753

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