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Boeing 787 Bound For Japan Diverted To Seattle

By: KAKE News Email
By: KAKE News Email

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Tuesday, June 18, 2013

A Boeing 787 United Airlines Flight from Denver to Japan was diverted to Seattle Tuesday afternoon following an issue with an oil filter.

The flight had left Denver shortly before 5:30 p.m. C.D.T. and was just off of the coast of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada when it was diverted to Sea-Tac Airport.

The plane landed safely at 6 p.m. the airline was providing customers with motel rooms and planned to fly them to Tokyo on Wednesday. Around 200 passengers were on board the flight.


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