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Last updated: 10 April 2020
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Date:30-MAR-2016
Time:12:00pm EDT
Type:Silhouette image of generic E190 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer ERJ-190AR (ERJ-190-100 IGW)
Owner/operator:JetBlue
Registration: N309JB
C/n / msn: 19000289
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 58
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Buffalo -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Chicago O'hare International Aiport (ORD/KORD), IL
Destination airport:Boston Logan International Airport (BOS/KBOS), MA
Narrative:
An Embraer ERJ-190 operating JetBlue flight B61012 was Enroute from Chicago O'hare to Boston Logan when the plane had to divert to Buffalo's Aiport because the crew had detected a "Odor of Smoke" in the cockpit. No Injuries to the 54 passengers and 4 crew.

Sources:

https://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/JetBlue-Plane-OHare-Diverted-Boston-Odor-Smoke-Cockpit--374031681.html
http://mobile.buffalonews.com/?articleRedirect=1&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.buffalonews.com%2Fcity-region%2Fcheektowaga%2Fjetblue-plane-with-smoke-odor-in-cockpit-lands-safely-at-buffalo-airport-20160330
http://boston.cbslocal.com/2016/03/30/boston-bound-jetblue-flight-diverted-to-buffalo-over-smoke-odor/


Images:

Photo of N309JB courtesy AirHistory.net


Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (KFLL / FLL)
10 January 2011; (c) F Seggie

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Apr-2016 08:48 AF5541 Added
10-Apr-2016 13:20 junior sjc Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]

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