Officials: Plane Diverted to PHL Due to Windshield Damage

PHILADELPHIA-(WTXF)-A plane was diverted to PHL on Monday night due to windshield damage.

 Officials say American Airlines Flight #1889 traveling from Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) to Bradley International Airport (BDL)) reported a damaged  windshield and the decision was made by the First Officer to divert the flight to Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) where the aircraft  landed safely without incident. 

The Airbus 319 was replaced with an Airbus 320 and the 114 passengers and five crew members departed PHL at 7:38 pm local time for BDL. There were no reported injuries. The aircraft was taken out of service and the aircraft windshield is being replaced.

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