- Jun 30, 2002
CREW on a Regional Express flight landing in Sydney acted quickly yesterday after a passenger's iPhone started to self combust.
Rex flight ZL319 from Lismore had just landed when a passenger’s mobile phone started emitting a significant amount of dense smoke, accompanied by a red glow.
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Picture of said phone in REX press release: http://www.rex.com.au/MediaRelease/Files/295_MR20111125 - Mobile Phone Self Combustion.pdf