Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Flaps Issue

Friday, August 4, 2017
By George Hatcher

Southwest Airlines flight WN-1803 made an emergency landing at Chicago Midway International Airport, Illinois, on August 1st.

The Boeing 737-700 plane flying from Atlanta, Georgia, was on final approach to Chicago when the crew received an abnormal flaps indication and went around.

The plane subsequently landed safely on second approach. All ninety-eight people aboard remained unharmed.

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