Incident Bombardier CRJ-100LR D-ACJG, Monday 24 October 2005
ASN logo
 
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:Monday 24 October 2005
Time:09:15 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic CRJ1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bombardier CRJ-100LR
Owner/operator:Lufthansa CityLine
Registration: D-ACJG
MSN: 7220
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 34
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:20 NM east of VOR/DME TRA, ZH -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:EDDM
Destination airport:LSZH
Investigating agency: BFU Switz.
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Narrative:
Strange smell in the cockpit during cruise followed by an emergency diversion to Zurich.
A filter in the left air-conditioning pack was found to be the source for the strange smell. As the risk of a dangerous development of the situation could be excluded and no smoke was perceptible during the flight, the criterion for a severe incident does not exist. The crew reacted correctly and according to the appropriate checklist.

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: BFU Switz.
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report

Sources:

http://www.bfu.admin.ch/common/pdf/D-ACJG_cessation.pdf

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jan-2011 15:32 Alpine Flight Added

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2024 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
www.FlightSafety.org