SA Airlink E135 near Windhoek on Jan 28th 2019, cabin did not pressurize
Last Update: January 30, 2019 / 23:44:23 GMT/Zulu time
A passenger reported they were just about to climb through the clouds about 15 minutes into the flight when the oxygen masks were released. The crew subsequently announced a cabin pressurization problem. The aircraft landed about 20 minutes after the announcement. The passenger counted 19 passengers on board. A number of passengers were rebooked onto the next flight SA-8125, the others boarded a replacement aircraft and reached Cape Town with a delay of 6 hours.
The occurrence aircraft positioned to Johannesburg (South Africa) later the day.
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