Lufthansa A359 near Bucharest on Dec 9th 2017, battery failure
Last Update: December 9, 2017 / 19:25:35 GMT/Zulu time
The flight was cancelled.
A passenger reported the captain announced one of the four main batteries had failed. While it would be safe to continue the flight, no replacement battery was available in Delhi. The flight was cancelled, the passengers were rebooked onto other flights.
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