Delta B738 at Tri-Cities and Knoxville on May 12th 2019, nose gear problem

Last Update: May 12, 2019 / 20:46:19 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 12, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-1417

Aircraft Registration
N375DA

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

A Delta Airlines Boeing 737-800, registration N375DA performing flight DL-1417 from Tri-Cities,TN to Atlanta,GA (USA) with 132 people on board, was climbing out of Tri-Cities when the crew stopped the climb at 10,000 feet due to being unable to retract the nose gear. The crew decided to divert to Knoxville,TN (USA) advising ATC their nose gear was stuck down, after selecting the gear down all gear indicated safe (down and locked). The aircraft landed safely on Knoxville's runway 23L.

A replacement Boeing 737-800 registration N3744F reached Atlanta with a delay of 4:45 hours.

The occurrence aircraft remained on the ground in Knoxvlle for about 5.5 hours, then was able to position to Atlanta.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 12, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-1417

Aircraft Registration
N375DA

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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