Posted: 23 September, 2016 by @amydrewsnews

Jetstar Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Brisbane After Smoke Started Filling The Cabin

Jetstar has apologised to passengers after a flight from Sydney to Cairns was forced to make an emergency landing in Brisbane yesterday.

Terrified passengers on flight JQ956 took to Facebook to describe how smoke had filled the cabin about 40 minutes into the flight, they also heard a strange 'scraping' sound.

The airline later confirming an incident had occurred with the plane's engine.


The plane landed safely in Brisbane and will be inspected by engineers today.

After being stranded at Brisbane Airport for nearly four hours, passengers were flown to Cairns at around 9:30pm.

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