Delta B763 near Tokyo on Sep 23rd 2018, fuel pump failure
Last Update: September 23, 2018 / 18:19:41 GMT/Zulu time
The aircraft remained on the ground for about 1:50 hours, then continued the flight and reached Seattle with a total delay of 70 minutes.
Japan's Ministry of Transport reported the aircraft diverted due to a defective fuel pump. After landing the aircraft taxied to the apron on own power. The runway was temporarily closed causing 13 flights to be delayed up to 12 minutes.
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