Delta B763 near Detroit on Nov 25th 2019, crew oxygen leak

Last Update: November 26, 2019 / 23:26:09 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 25, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-2262

Aircraft Registration
N183DN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 767-300

ICAO Type Designator
B763

A Delta Airlines Boeing 767-300, registration N183DN performing flight DL-2262 from Los Angeles,CA to New York JFK,NY (USA), was enroute at FL370 about 160nm southwest of Detroit,MI (USA) when the crew initiated a descent to 10,000 feet due to a crew oxygen leak. The aircraft diverted to Detroit for a safe landing about 40 minutes later.

The aircraft remained on the ground for about one hour, then continued the journey and reached New York with a delay of about 2 hours.

A passenger reported the crew indicated they needed to divert to Detroit due to a leak in the crew oxygen system when the aircraft was near Indianapolis, the aircraft subsequently descended at about 2000 feet per minute. After landing maintenance boarded the aircraft. About one hour after landing the aircraft could continue the flight.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 25, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-2262

Aircraft Registration
N183DN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 767-300

ICAO Type Designator
B763

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