View Full Version : Emergency - BA Aircraft Returning to LHR

5th Sep 2001, 17:43
BA shuttle aircraft, Shuttle 8Y, returning at this time to Heathrow because of "oily smoke on flight deck". Pilots using their oxygen masks.

[ 05 September 2001: Message edited by: dwlpl ]

5th Sep 2001, 17:53
I think you'll find this is a 757. There has been a chronic problem of engine oil contamination of flt. deck air on a couple of aircraft. It has now been recognised at last but not yet solved