A Qantas A380 passenger jet has been forced to make an early morning emergency landing in Perth because of an air conditioning fault.
Flight QF2, travelling from Dubai to Sydney, was diverted over the Indian Ocean, about an hour northeast of Perth.
Qantas says as a precaution, the aircraft descended to 10-thousand feet and the captain requested a priority landing.
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Gold Coast Olympic triathlete Courtney Atkinson was on board, tweeting that everyone was on board was a little shaken but also praised the crew’s response to the emergency.