Incident Airbus A340-313 HB-JMD, Monday 18 June 2018
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Date:Monday 18 June 2018
Type:Silhouette image of generic A343 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A340-313
Owner/operator:Swiss International Airlines
Registration: HB-JMD
MSN: 556
Year of manufacture:2003
Engine model:CFMI CFM56-5C4
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:München-Franz Josef Strauss Airport (MUC/EDDM) -   Germany
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:LSZH
Destination airport:ZSPD
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Airbus A340 departed Zurich towards Shanghai/Pudong as LX188. After smoke development in the cabin, the aircraft diverted to Munich for a precautionary landing. Firefighters escorted the aircraft to the gate, passengers disembarked normally. The return flight was cancelled.


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

25 March 2024 HB-JMD Edelweiss Air 0 near Cartagena non
Inflight smoke

Revision history:

18-Jun-2018 19:22 SwissCyul Added
18-Jun-2018 19:41 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities]
19-Jun-2018 12:02 harro Updated [Aircraft type]

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