Incident Boeing 737-319 ZK-NGG, 02 Sep 2009
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Date:02-SEP-2009
Time:c. 3:00 pm.
Type:Silhouette image of generic B733 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-319
Owner/operator:Air New Zealand
Registration: ZK-NGG
MSN: 25606/3123
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 100
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Wellington Airport, Wellington 1 -   New Zealand
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:NZAA
Destination airport:NZCH
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Air New Zealand flight NZ535 (Auckland to Christchurch) was forced to divert to Wellington (NZWN) when the smell of burning rubber permeated the cabin.
The aircraft landed without incident at 3:35 pm and the passengers left the 'plane normally.
The smell was traced to a faulty seal in an air-conditioning unit.

Sources:

https://www.rnz.co.nz/news/national/15230/plane-forced-to-make-emergency-landing-in-capital


Images:


Auckland International, 14Sep2008

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Sep-2009 20:13 angels one five Added
02-Sep-2009 23:41 Anon. Updated
02-Sep-2009 23:54 RobertMB Updated
06-Sep-2009 01:05 flyernzl Updated
20-Feb-2022 05:28 Ron Averes Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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