Delta MD88 near Knoxville on Jan 7th 2019, aircraft handling problems
Last Update: January 8, 2019 / 23:22:03 GMT/Zulu time
A replacement MD-90 registration N912DN reached Buffalo with a delay of 4.5 hours.
Passengers reported the aircraft suffered a big jolt and shuddered, then the captain announced they would divert to Knoxville and land in about 15 minutes. Emergency services received the aircraft and inspected the tail area of the aircraft.
The airline reported the aircraft diverted due to a possible engine (JT8D) issue.
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