Lufthansa A346 near Munich on Mar 18th 2017, smoke in cockpit, odour in cabin
Last Update: April 18, 2017 / 21:48:09 GMT/Zulu time
The Aviation Herald hears reports from multiple sources that there was smoke in the cockpit prompting the crew to don their oxygen masks, in addition there was an odour in the cabin as well causing health problems to passengers and cabin crew. One flight attendant suffered Bell's palsy that continued at least through Sunday (Mar 19th) evening.
On Mar 20th 2017 Germany's BFU reported in response to our inquiry with the information as shown above that they have received information about that occurrence and are collecting information to decide how to rate the occurrence and whether to open an investigation.
On Apr 18th 2017 the BFU reported that after collecting all information the occurrence was not rated accident or serious incident and will not be investigated.
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