Norwegian B738 near Copenhagen on Aug 9th 2018, radio altimeter failed

Last Update: August 9, 2018 / 22:04:00 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 9, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DY-1990

Departure
Oslo, Norway

Destination
Split, Croatia

Aircraft Registration
LN-NGB

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

A Norwegian Air Shuttle Boeing 737-800, registration LN-NGB performing flight DY-1990 from Oslo (Norway) to Split (Croatia), was enroute at FL390 about 100nm south of Copenhagen (Denmark) when the crew requested to divert to Copenhagen due to a failed radio altimeter explaining the aircraft would become stuck in Split if they continued. The aircraft landed safely on Copenhagen's runway 22L about 25 minutes later.

The aircraft remained on the ground in Copenhagen for about one hour, then departed again and reached Split with a delay of 100 minutes.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 9, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DY-1990

Departure
Oslo, Norway

Destination
Split, Croatia

Aircraft Registration
LN-NGB

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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