Cracking Windshield Leads Delta to Vegas

Friday, June 17, 2011
By George Hatcher


Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net
Contact photographer Jason Whitebird

What: Delta Airlines Boeing 757-200 en route from Los Angeles to New York
Where: Las Vegas
When: Jun 16th 2011
Why: While en route, the right windshield of the Boeing developed a crack.

The flight crew diverted to Las Vegas where they made a safe landing. The disposition of the passengers is not known, though we presume that the passengers were provided alternative flights to Kennedy airport

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