American Airlines Boeing 777-200 diverts to LAX due to cracked windshield
An American Airlines Boeing 777 diverted to LAX due to a cracked windshield on the first officer side.
The Boeing 777-200, registration N752AN was performing flight AA-5 from Dallas Ft. Worth, Texas to Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
The 777 was cruising at 36,000ft, 300nm northeast of Los Angeles, California, USA when the crew reported that the first officer side windshield cracked.
The crew descended to 20,000ft and diverted to Los Angeles and landed 40 minutes later. The occurrence aircraft remains at LAX.
In September 2020, Two American Boeing 777-200 suffered cracked windshield just two days apart.
On 12th September 2020, An American Boeing 777-200 registration N778AN was on route to Madrid cruising at 37,000ft when the crew reported a cracked windshield. The crew decided to return to Dallas.
On 15th September 2020, An American Boeing Boeing 777-200, registration N762AN was on route to Paris cruising at 37,000ft when the crew reported a cracked windshield. The crew diverted to New York.