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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206776
Last updated: 13 June 2019
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Time:c. 11:25 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A306 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A300-608ST Beluga
Owner/operator:Airbus Industrie
Registration: F-GSTF
C/n / msn: 796
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:N of Bremen -   Germany
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Chester Airport (CEG/EGNR)
Destination airport:Hamburg-Finkenwerder Airport (XFW/EDHI)
An Airbus A300-608ST Beluga transport plane performed an emergency landing after smoke developed in the cockpit.
The aircraft was en route from Chester Airport, U.K. to Hamburg-Finkenwerder, Germany. It was descending through FL200 to the north of Bremen, when the flight crew declared an emergency. A safe landing was carried out about 15 minutes later.
An inspection revealed there had been a 'cable fire' on the flight deck, which had already extinguished.



Photo of F-GSTF courtesy

Toulouse - Blagnac (LFBO / TLS)
31 August 2015; (c) Lewis Grant

Revision history:

26-Feb-2018 18:16 harro Added
26-Feb-2018 18:22 harro Updated [Embed code]

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