Delta B752 over Pacific on Jan 16th 2018, loss of cabin pressure

Last Update: January 16, 2018 / 20:03:12 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 16, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-298

Aircraft Registration
N820DX

Aircraft Type
Boeing 757-200

ICAO Type Designator
B752

A Delta Airlines Boeing 757-200, registration N820DX performing flight DL-298 from Tokyo Narita (Japan) to Saipan,MP (USA), was enroute at FL390 over the Pacific Ocean when the crew initiated an emergency descent to FL100 due to the loss of cabin pressure. The aircraft continued to Saipan for a safe landing.

The aircraft was unable to depart for the return flight and is still on the ground about 16 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 16, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-298

Aircraft Registration
N820DX

Aircraft Type
Boeing 757-200

ICAO Type Designator
B752

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