AirAsia X Flight From Sydney To KL Diverted Due To Technical Issue

AirAsia X Flight From Sydney To KL Diverted Due To Technical Issue

KUALA LUMPUR, March 10 (Bernama) — AirAsia X flight D7 223 from Sydney to Kuala Lumpur was diverted to Melbourne due to a technical problem, the airline confirmed via a statement Tuesday.

Airasia X Bhd said the diversion was in compliance with all international aviation safety guidelines and landed safely at 1400 hours (Australian time) in Melbourne.

“We would also like to clarify that it was a precautionary diversion and not an emergency landing, as per unverified published media reports” it added.

Upon completion of all necessary safety inspection, the aircraft departed Melbourne at 1713 hrs and is expected to arrive into Kuala Lumpur at 2221 hours tonight.

— BERNAMA

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