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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 249851
Last updated: 26 September 2021
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Date:12-APR-2021
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic E190 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer ERJ-195AR
Owner/operator:Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras
Registration: PR-AUE
MSN: 19000677
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 106
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Incident
Location:Rio de Janeiro, RJ -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Rio de Janeiro-Santos Dumont Airport, RJ (SDU/SBRJ)
Destination airport:São Paulo/Campinas-Viracopos International Airport, SP (VCP/SBKP)
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Narrative:
Azul flight AD4040, a Embraer ERJ-195AR, diverted to GIG after declaring a Mayday.
During the climb after takeoff from SDU, the crew noted a burning smell in the passenger cabin.
The crew performed the procedures provided in the QRH and decided to divert the flight to Rio de Janeiro-Galeão Airport, while declaring an emergency. The flight crew then received a 'pack 2 fail' alert.
The landing was uneventful and the aircraft was not damaged. The five crew members and one hundred and one passengers were unharmed.

The aircraft resumed service on 14 April 2021.

Sources:

CENIPA
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/pr-aue#2760e9d2


Revision history:

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17-Apr-2021 09:04 harro Added

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