British Airways B772 enroute on Jul 23rd 2017, fumes in crew rest compartment

Last Update: July 24, 2017 / 22:12:07 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 23, 2017

Classification
Accident

Flight number
BA-2202

Aircraft Registration
G-YMMC

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-200

ICAO Type Designator
B772

A British Airways Boeing 777-200, registration G-YMMC performing flight BA-2202 (dep Jul 22nd) from Cancun (Mexico) to London Gatwick,EN (UK), landed safely on Gatwick's runway 26L. A number of crew members reported feeling unwell and requested medical assistance after experiencing odour of sweaty socks while taking a rest in the crew rest compartment during the flight.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground at Gatwick Airport 36.5 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 23, 2017

Classification
Accident

Flight number
BA-2202

Aircraft Registration
G-YMMC

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-200

ICAO Type Designator
B772

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