ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 223886
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Narrative:Lufthansa flight LH506, a Boeing 747-8, returned to Frankfurt, Germany after the crew received a cargo smoke indication.
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 284|
|Aircraft damage:|| Unknown|
|Location:||North of Lyon -
|Phase:|| En route|
|Nature:||Passenger - Scheduled|
|Departure airport:||Frankfurt International Airport (FRA/EDDF)|
|Destination airport:||São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport, SP (GRU/SBGR)|
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
The aircraft departed Frankfurt at 22:36 hours local time. About 23:15 hours it was en route at FL310 near Lyon, France, when the flight turned back. A safe landing was performed on runway 25C at Frankfurt Airport at 00:13 hours local time (April 9).
LH506 was the first revenue flight after having undergone maintenance at Xiamen, China between March 26 and April 6.
By April 11 the aircraft was still on the ground at Frankfurt.
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