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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138520
Last updated: 30 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A321 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A321-111
Owner/operator:Swiss International Airlines
Registration: HB-IOC
MSN: 520
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 155
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Dublin -   Ireland
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Dublin Airport - EIDW/DUB
Destination airport:Zürich-Kloten International Airport - LSZH/ZRH
When reaching FL70 grey smoke with the smell of burning plastics was observed in the cabin of flight LX-401. The crew returned to Dublin Airport for a safe landing.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

20 Feb 2001 HB-IOC Swissair 0 Genéve - LSGG min
9 Mar 2014 HB-IOC Swiss 0 Genève-Cointrin Airport (GVA) min
15 Apr 2018 HB-IOC Swiss International Air Lines 0 10 NM NE of Saint-Prex (SPR) non
2 Oct 2018 HB-IOC Swiss International Air Lines 0 near Geneva non


Photo of HB-IOC courtesy

Zürich (LSZH / ZRH)
3 June 2019; (c) Stephen Rendle

Revision history:

14-Sep-2011 04:30 alex Added
14-Sep-2011 05:42 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
14-Sep-2011 05:42 RobertMB Updated [Nature]

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