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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 191348
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Time:07:40 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic E190 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer ERJ-195LR (ERJ-190-200 LR)
Registration: G-FBEH
MSN: 19000128
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 45
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Overhead Edinburgh -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Aberdeen Airport
Destination airport:London-Gatwick (LGW)
Investigating agency: AAIB
The aircraft was on a scheduled passenger service from Aberdeen to London Gatwick.
During flight, “smoke” was seen to emanate from a galley sink and the flight deck and cabin crews took appropriate emergency action. In the course of the ‘Electrical System Fire or Smoke’ procedure the flight crew established the aircraft on emergency power, after which communications between the flight deck and cabin became difficult. The aircraft landed safely. Deficiencies in the interphone system were identified.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: AAIB
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report
Safety recommendations:

Safety recommendation 2009-17 issued by AAIB to Embraer
Safety recommendation 2009-18 issued by AAIB to Embraer
Safety recommendation 2009-19 issued by AAIB to Embraer
Safety recommendation 2009-20 issued by AAIB to Embraer


Photo of G-FBEH courtesy

Bournemouth - International (EGHH / BOH)
25 November 2019; (c) Howard J Curtis

Revision history:

15-Nov-2016 19:35 harro Added

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