MKY flight diverted due to smell in cockpit
A Qantas flight from Mackay to Brisbane had to make a priortiy landing this morning due to a strong smell in the cockpit.
Flight QF2509 was scheduled to depart Mackay at 6.30am and arrive in Brisbane around 8am.
But the pilot decided to divert the plane and requested a priority landing in Rockhampton.
A spokseperson said passengers were unaware of the smell and arrived in Brisbane around 9am.