Jetstar A320 near Rockhampton on Jun 8th 2015, fumes in cabin

Last Update: June 8, 2015 / 12:52:11 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 8, 2015

Classification
Incident

Flight number
JQ-888

Aircraft Registration
VH-VGR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A Jetstar Airbus A320-200, registration VH-VGR performing flight JQ-888 from Brisbane,QL to Mackay,QL (Australia), was enroute at FL360 about 130nm southsoutheast of Rockhampton,QL (Australia) when the crew reported fumes in the cabin and decided to divert to Rockhampton for a safe landing on runway 15 about 18 minutes later. Attending emergency services found no trace of fire, heat or smoke.

The airline reported a strong smell was noticed in the cabin prompting the diversion to Rockhampton.
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 8, 2015

Classification
Incident

Flight number
JQ-888

Aircraft Registration
VH-VGR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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