American MD83 at Louisville on Jan 30th 2017, flight controls malfunction

Last Update: January 31, 2017 / 20:44:45 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 30, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-1251

Aircraft Registration
N9617R

ICAO Type Designator
MD83

An American Airlines McDonnel Douglas MD-83, registration N9617R performing flight AA-1251 from Louisville,KY to Dallas Ft. Worth,TX (USA) with 119 people on board, was climbing out of Louisville's runway 17L when the crew stopped the climb at 6000 feet reporting a flight controls malfunction. The aircraft returned to Louisville for a safe landing on runway 17R and taxied to the apron.

The airline reported the aircraft returned to Louisville after an indicator light in the cockpit reported a possible mechanical issue.

The occurrence aircraft was able to resume service about 17 hours after landing back.
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Aircraft Model / Type
DC-9-83(MD-83)
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ICAO Aircraft Type
MD83
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 30, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-1251

Aircraft Registration
N9617R

ICAO Type Designator
MD83

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