Serious incident Boeing 757-300 ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 350160
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Date:Monday 19 September 2011
Time:12:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B753 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 757-300
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:en route -   Albania
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
During the cruise flight, the crew noticed a strong odour of "hot solder plate" in the cockpit and cabin. They decided to make a safety landing in Tirana/Albania, 80 nautical miles (NM) away. The cockpit crew donned oxygen masks for the next 20 minutes until landing.


BFU 6X011-11

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