Avianca Flight Diverts to Portugal due to Electrical Problems

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
By George Hatcher

Avianca flight AV-47 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Santa Maria Island, Portugal, on June 23rd.

The Boeing 787-800 plane heading from Madrid, Spain, to Bogota, Colombia, was diverted due to electrical problems.

The plane landed safely. All two hundred and fifty people aboard remained unharmed.

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