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16 Jun 2015 - A Boeing 737-300, LY-FLB operated by Scat Airlines had arrived at Aktau (Kazakhstan), after an uneventful flight. The passengers had disembarked and the aircraft was being prepared for the next sector, when a fire in the forward cabin caused substantial damage to the aircraft before emergency services were able to put the fire out.

Local media quoted an airport worker who claimed the fire was caused by an explosion in an oxygen cylinder.

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