American B738 at Austin on Feb 3rd 2017, odour of burning plastics
Last Update: February 17, 2017 / 23:41:41 GMT/Zulu time
A replacement Boeing 737-800 registration N908NN reached New York with a delay of 5.5 hours.
The occurrence aircraft had undergone an engine wash during the previous night and was to perform the first flight since. The aircraft resumed service 22 hours after landing back. This was the first of three occurrences involving an engine wash in Austin, see Incident: American B738 at Austin on Feb 6th 2017, rejected takeoff due to burning odour and Incident: American B738 at Austin on Feb 17th 2017, odour in cabin.
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