Aeroflot A320 near Kazan on Jul 15th 2017, cargo smoke indication

Last Update: July 16, 2017 / 20:25:39 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 15, 2017

Classification
Incident

Airline
Aeroflot

Flight number
SU-1936

Aircraft Registration
VP-BZS

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

An Aeroflot Airbus A320-200, registration VP-BZS performing flight SU-1936 from Moscow Sheremetyevo (Russia) to Karaganda (Kazakhstan) with 117 people on board, was enroute at FL350 about 40nm southwest of Kazan (Russia) when the crew received a forward cargo smoke indication and diverted to Kazan for a safe landing about 20 minutes later.

Russia's Emergency Ministry Tatarstan reported there was no fire or heat, a faulty sensor was identified as cause of the indication.

A replacement Airbus A320-200 registration VP-BMF reached Karaganda with a delay of 3:45 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 15, 2017

Classification
Incident

Airline
Aeroflot

Flight number
SU-1936

Aircraft Registration
VP-BZS

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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