FLIGHT DIVERTED: DSM Plane Forced To Land
For the second time this week, a flight leaving from Des Moines had to be diverted Wednesday afternoon.
The American Eagle flight was heading from Iowa’s capital to Dallas when it had a flap issue.
The plane landed in Kansas City, was inspected then took off for Dallas again when it was given the all clear.
On Monday a flight from Des Moines to Denver had to make an emergency landing in Omaha after the pilot suffered a cardiac problem and passed out.
The co-pilot landed the plane without issue.
The pilot was taken to an Omaha hospital.