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Reposted from: Simon Hradecky, via The Aviation Herald

A Delta Airlines Boeing 757-200, registration N521US performing flight DL-903 from Detroit,MI to Fort Lauderdale, FL (USA), had just reached cruise level 350 when the crew reported a smokey odor on board and decided to return to Detroit, subsequently changing the decision to divert to Cincinnati’s Northern Kentucky Airport,KY for a safe landing on runway 18C about 35 minutes later.

The airline reported the crew diverted out of abundance of caution after a smokey odor was detected on board.

A replacement Boeing 757-200 reached Fort Lauderdale with a delay of 6:15 hours.

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/DAL903/history/20130725/2340Z/KDTW/KFLL

Original source, here.

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