Austrian A320 at Linz on May 19th 2017, odour in cabin

Last Update: May 22, 2017 / 22:26:03 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 19, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
OS-2542

Destination
Linz, Austria

Aircraft Registration
OE-LBL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

An Austrian Airlines Airbus A320-200, registration OE-LBL performing flight OS-2542 from Porto (Portugal) to Linz (Austria), was descending towards Linz when the crew reported an odour in the cabin. The aircraft continued to Linz for a safe landing on runway 08 with emergency services on stand by. The crew advised that no further assistance was needed, the fire engines followed the aircraft to the stand nonetheless.

The occurrence aircraft remained on the ground for about 20 hours, then resumed service.

A listener on frequency reported the crew reported an odour in the cabin, emergency services responded for the landing and followed the aircraft to the stand although the crew advised after landing that no further assistance was needed.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 19, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
OS-2542

Destination
Linz, Austria

Aircraft Registration
OE-LBL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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