Lufthansa A319 at Munich on Mar 6th 2017, fumes during engine start

Last Update: July 12, 2017 / 15:48:11 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 6, 2017

Classification
Accident

Airline
Lufthansa

Flight number
LH-2248

Destination
Lyon, France

Aircraft Registration
D-AILY

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

A Lufthansa Airbus A319-100, registration D-AILY performing flight LH-2248 from Munich (Germany) to Lyon (France), had been pushed back and was starting the engines, when strong fumes became noticeable on board of the aircraft. The engines were shut down again, the aircraft returned onto the stand. The entire crew went to a hospital for check ups.

According to information The Aviation Herald received at least one member of the cabin crew is still on sick leave following the occurrnce.

Germany's BFU reported on Mar 14th 2017 they have been informed about the occurrence, are collecting further information to rate the occurrence and to decide whether an investigation will be opened.

On Jul 11th 2017 the BFU reported that the occurrence had not been rated an accident or serious incident and is therefore not going to be investigated.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 6, 2017

Classification
Accident

Airline
Lufthansa

Flight number
LH-2248

Destination
Lyon, France

Aircraft Registration
D-AILY

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

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