Incident Airbus A320-232 G-EUYH,
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Date:Tuesday 2 January 2024
Time:20:20 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A320-232
Owner/operator:British Airways
Registration: G-EUYH
MSN: 4265
Year of manufacture:2010
Engine model:IAE V2527-A5
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Nantes -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Gibraltar-North Front Airport (GIB/LXGB)
Destination airport:London-Heathrow Airport (LHR/EGLL)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
British Airways flight BA493, an Airbus A320-232, was en route when fumes in the cockpit forced the flight crew to divert to Nantes, France.

The incident aircraft was ferried to London-Heathrow Airport on 4 January 2024 and resumed regular service the same day.


Revision history:

04-Jan-2024 20:25 harro Added
04-Jan-2024 20:27 harro Updated [Date, Other fatalities]

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