BAe 146-300, EC-LOF
While climbing after departure from Exeter Airport, the FREIGHT DOOR UNLOCKED warning light illuminated, followed shortly afterwards by loud noises from the main cargo area. The pilots suspected that the two indications were connected and that the aircraft had suffered structural damage. The aircraft diverted to London Gatwick without further incident. The engineering investigation found two unrelated faults.
BAe 146-300, EC-LOF 12-13.pdf (199.79 kb)