A Jetstar flight from Sydney to Cairns has been forced to divert to Brisbane after smoke filled the cabin accompanied by a “scraping and grating” noise. http://trib.al/i2MdpdaPosted by Courier Mail on Thursday, September 22, 2016
Jetstar Airbus A320 flight #JQ956 from Sydney to Cairns diverted to Brisbane due to engine issue.
Passengers described how smoke had filled the cabin about 40 minutes into the flight, they also heard a strange ‘scraping’ sound. The captain decided to shut down one of the engines in flight as precaution.
The airline later confirming an incident had occurred with the plane’s engine.