Juneyao Airlines flight was diverted due to a crack in the windshield. Staff member: For special reasons, it must be diverted
On February 19, Internet rumors said that a Juneyao Air flight was cancelled in Wuhan after it had to land in the city because of cracks in its windshield.20 morning, Juneyao air staff said, is special reasons, must divert.Juneyao Airlines Flight HO1231 was diverted to Wuhan due to a broken windshield, according to an article posted on social media on Monday.Pictures showed cracks in the left windshield of the aircraft with the name “Pudong” printed on its fuselage.The flight took off from Shanghai Hongqiao Airport at 7:30 p.m. Monday and was scheduled to arrive at Chengdu Tianfu Airport at 10:55 p.m.But eventually, the flight was diverted to Wuhan around 9 a.m.The aircraft flying this time is an Airbus A320-214 with a serial number of B6572. It is 12.7 years old.The flight has a seating capacity of 164 passengers and carried 50 people on the day.At about 8 p.m., the plane began to lose altitude after levelling out for some time, according to flight review information.The plane then circled wuhan before making a diversion.On the morning of the 20th, Jieyao Airlines was contacted by jieyao News reporters.As for the reason of the emergency landing, the staff said that it was shown as a special reason in the system and the emergency landing was necessary.Whether the windshield is broken, the staff did not give a positive reply, “for the specific situation, the official follow-up will be notified, passengers can pay attention to the official website news.”According to upstream news reports, a large crack appeared in the left side windshield of the cockpit, which caused the plane to make an emergency descent and divert to Wuhan Airport.As for the follow-up treatment of passengers, the staff said that in general emergency landing cases, priority will be given to the continuation of flights. If the flight schedule is difficult to coordinate, high-speed rail and other travel methods will be arranged for passengers.”If travel cannot be arranged, hotel accommodation will be arranged,” the staff said.On the evening of February 19, flight HO1231 from Shanghai hongqiao to Chengdu Tianfu Airport suffered cracks on the outer windshield of the rear left side of the pilot’s seat when it was flying near Wuhan, junexiang Airlines said in a statement.The unit was safely diverted to Wuhan Tianhe Airport after handling according to procedures.Juneyao Airlines last night activated relevant safeguard measures to properly arrange the travel of affected passengers.More exciting information please download “extreme news” client in the application market, do not reprint without authorization, welcome to provide news clues, once adopted will pay.24-hour information hotline 027-86777777.