Delta A320 at Salt Lake City on Dec 4th 2019, cracked windshield

Last Update: December 5, 2019 / 21:11:49 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 4, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-1268

Aircraft Registration
N324US

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A Delta Airlines Airbus A320-200, registration N324US performing flight DL-1268 from Salt Lake City,UT to Seattle,WA (USA), was climbing out of Salt Lake City when the crew stopped the climb at FL220 due to the captain's side window developing cracks. The aircraft returned to Salt Lake City for a safe landing about 50 minutes after departure.

A replacement A320-200 registration N354NW reached Seattle with a delay of 7 hours.

The occurrence aircraft returned to service about 14 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 4, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-1268

Aircraft Registration
N324US

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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