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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145684
Last updated: 12 July 2021
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Date:17-MAY-2012
Time:09:46 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214
Owner/operator:OLT Express
Registration: SP-IAE
MSN: 1454
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 155
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:over SW Romania -   Romania
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:WAW
Destination airport:HRG
Narrative:
Flight OLT Express YAP7107 from Warsaw (Okecie) to Hurgada, Egypt suffered sudden decompression while flying over Romania. Oxygen masks were activated and one of oxygen generators overheated and fell onto cabin floor, emiting sparks and flames. The fire was extingushed quickly by a crew. The flight diverted to Sofia, Bulgaria, where it landed safely. No injures was reported. Passangers continued the journey on another A320 owned by bulgarian operator Via Air.

Sources:

http://www.oltexpress.com/pl/nowosci/aktualnosci/awaryjne_ladowanie
https://www.flightradar24.com//#!/2012-05-17/08:24/YAP7107

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-May-2012 00:16 wk Added
18-May-2012 01:50 Anon. Updated [Cn]
18-May-2012 03:46 wk Updated [Time]
20-May-2012 06:11 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Aircraft type]

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