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Strange Pinnacle Routing...  
User currently offlineKeithh233 From United States of America, joined Jun 2007, 26 posts, RR: 0
Posted (6 years 4 days 22 hours ago) and read 1598 times:

On December 13th, a CR2 from MSP to IDA was diverted right over IDA, does anyone know why?

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/F...4/history/20081213/2315Z/KMSP/KIDA

And after being diverted to SLC, they flew a very strange routing back to Idaho Falls:

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/F...4/history/20081214/0305Z/KSLC/KIDA

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User currently offlineWingnutMN From United States of America, joined Jan 2004, 653 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (6 years 4 days 22 hours ago) and read 1560 times:

My guess would be a wx diversion. I once heard a 9E flight going to IDA turn back to MSP because over RAP because they didn't have an alternate and wx had dropped below mins.

Wingnut



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User currently offlineJetJeanes From United States of America, joined Oct 2004, 1433 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (6 years 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 1362 times:

maybe they had a passenger walk up to the gate on the way return flight  Smile


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User currently offlineMtnWest1979 From United States of America, joined Nov 2005, 2485 posts, RR: 1
Reply 3, posted (6 years 4 days 15 hours ago) and read 1326 times:
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Well it was diverted about 50 miles East of IDA, and my guess would have been either wx or perhaps some odd occurrence, like runway lights out , runway closed, or something out of the ordinary.
On return trip, looks as if they took a route to choose another alt if the return didn't pan out. Route took them over RKS, then PIH then into IDA. Certainly odd.



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