Airbus A321-231, G-EUXL, 20 December 2011
Airbus A321-231, G-EUXL
During the climb out from Heathrow Airport, both pilots experienced symptoms of dizziness and light-headedness. The pilots donned their oxygen masks and returned to Heathrow, where the aircraft landed without further incident.
No fault was found with the aircraft and no-one else on the aircraft experienced adverse symptoms. The incident uncovered a previously unknown fault with the cockpit voice recorder.
One Safety Recommendation is made.
Airbus A321-231 G-EUXL 10-12.pdf (1,644.81 kb)
Published: 10 December 2014
Date of occurrence: 20 December 2011