Incident Airbus A330-941 N422DZ, Friday 22 September 2023
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Date:Friday 22 September 2023
Time:21:18 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A339 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A330-941
Owner/operator:Delta Air Lines
Registration: N422DZ
MSN: 2031
Year of manufacture:2023
Engine model:Rolls-Royce Trent 7000-72
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:29 nm N Pickle Lake, ON -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG/LFPG)
Destination airport:Los Angeles International Airport, CA (LAX/KLAX)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Narrative:
Delta Air Lines, flight DL291, an Airbus A330-900, was en route from Paris (CDG) to Los Angeles (LAX) when one of the flight crew became medically incapacitated. The ailing pilot was moved to the cabin for care and the duties of the incapacitated pilot were assumed by the pilot that was on crew rest. The flight crew declared an emergency and diverted the flight to Minneapolis-Saint Paul International/Wold-Chamberlain Airport (KMSP), USA. The aircraft landed
without incident and the pilot was transported to hospital for examination.

Sources:

TSB
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/dl291#3222c91f

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Sep-2023 09:20 Goldfish85 Added
29-Sep-2023 09:25 harro Updated

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