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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 267553
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B737 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-700
Owner/operator:Air Berlin
Registration: D-AHIA
MSN: 29082/229
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:Nürnberg -   Germany
Departure airport:EDDN
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Before take-off and during the cruise flight, there was an intermittently and unpleasant smell in the cabin, which was perceived by the entire crew and some passengers. After an inspection of the rear cabin area and on his way back to the cockpit, the captain noticed surprising physiological symptoms. During the approach to the destination airport, the captain used his oxygen mask several times. After the end of the flight three crew members were unfit to fly for an extended period of time.


BFU 5X011-11


Photo of D-AHIA courtesy

Berlin - Tegel (EDDT / TXL) (closed)
8 June 2010; (c) Mick Bajcar

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