Incident de l'Airbus A320 immatriculé B-22317 et exploité par TransAsia Airways survenu le 24/07/2016 en croisière [Enquête menée par ASC / Taiwan]

Fumée en cabine, en croisière

Autorité en charge

Taïwan - ASC

Données préliminaires issues de la notification des autorités de Taïwan :

On July 24, 2016, TransAsia Airways passenger flight GE367, an Airbus A320 aircraft, registration number B-22317, took off from Taichung Airport at 1448 Taipei local time for Macau Airport. After level flight, a cabin crew member saw smoke emanating from the water heater with burnt odor in rear galley. She pulled out the circuit breakers (CB) of water heater and other galley appliances right away, then applied the Halon extinguisher to the suspected fire/smoke area. Then the smoke stopped. The flight continued and landed at Macau at 1604 without further incident.