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UAL839 Circling Off The Coast Of LAX

Wed Dec 21, 2011 8:19 am

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/UAL839

Probably burning fuel, but it seems to be at FL070 going ~300 knots

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RE: UAL839 Circling Off The Coast Of LAX

Wed Dec 21, 2011 9:13 am

It looks like it was an emergency landing. It just landed 26 minutes ago.
 
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RE: UAL839 Circling Off The Coast Of LAX

Wed Dec 21, 2011 9:38 am

Dumping fuel to avoid and overweight landing most probably.

what was the original destination of the plane??
 
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RE: UAL839 Circling Off The Coast Of LAX

Wed Dec 21, 2011 9:44 am

Quoting migair54 (Reply 2):
what was the original destination of the plane??

It's the daily LAX-SYD flight. A 744.
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