Delta flight from Detroit to Mexico City diverted because of crack in cockpit window

Plane lands safely in Tennessee

Author: Halston Herrera, Senior News Editor for ClickOnDetroit.com, @ClickOnHalston, hherrera@wdiv.com
Published On: Oct 02 2013 01:27:51 PM EDT
DETROIT -

A Delta flight from Detroit to Mexico on Wednesday was diverted to Tennessee when a small crack was found in the plane’s cockpit window.

In a statement about the incident on Flight 557, Delta said the Airbus A319 had 104 passengers on board with six crew members.

The crack was found in the outer pane and the flight was landed without incident in Memphis.

The passengers were put on another Delta flight.