Delta B738 near Colorado Springs on Dec 21st 2017, smoke in cockpit

Last Update: December 22, 2017 / 22:46:04 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 21, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-1406

Aircraft Registration
N3734B

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

A Delta Airlines Boeing 737-800, registration N3734B performing flight DL-1406 from Raleigh-Durham,NC to Los Angeles,CA (USA), was enroute at FL360 about 130nm eastsoutheast of Colorado Springs,CO (USA) when the crew reported smoke in the cockpit and diverted to Colorado Springs for a safe landing about 30 minutes later. Attending emergency services did not find any trace of fire or heat.

A replacement Boeing 737-800 registration N3744F reached Los Angeles with a delay of 4 hours.

The occurrence aircraft remained on the ground for about 7 hours, then returned to service.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 21, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-1406

Aircraft Registration
N3734B

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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