If You’re Traveling to or From Delhi, United Airlines Has Had to Cancel Your Flight Due to Technical Problems
United Airlines flight 713 was canceled due to a technical issue with the plane. The Boeing 787-9 experienced a fault at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport. Just before departure, the crew brought the aircraft back to its stand and passengers remained onboard for a long period of time while this problem was investigated. With only two hours until their flight, the crew made an announcement that they were going to cancel the flight because of inclement weather. The airline must have been able to predict the nasty weather because these people hopped on my flight too close to the time of departure. United Airlines has confirmed that two months ago, a technical fault caused the system to stop all flights at Chicago O’Hare. No further details have been provided, but an airline spokesperson has stated, “Further details on the technical issue are not yet available, but what is known is it took place on November 2 and 3.” One of the passengers on United Flight 713 had a technical issue and the crew exceeded their duty hours. However, the aircraft still needs to leave at 3.15 am Saturday morning (November 26th) in order to make its connecting flight to Chicago O’Hare. Some customers were frustrated to find that they were left responsible for hotel and transportation costs. This posed an issue for travelers who haven’t been reimbursed yet. Flight UA 713 – Arriving at O’Hare International Airport on October 23 Boeing 787-9 is a daily service operated by the Boeing 787-9 aircraft, set to depart from Delhi at 01:10 and arrive in Chicago at 07:00. At an average flight time of 16 hours and 30 minutes, the Florida-bound flight UA713 is one of the longest flights in the world. Recently, Singapore Airlines took the title of world’s longest airport flying distance with a 9,357 mile trip between Singapore and New York JFK. The 787 is not new to United Airlines. The airline has been using the Boeing 787 for some time, but the 787 was introduced in service in 2004. The airplane can accommodate 257 passengers in a four-class configuration – 48 in the business class, 21 in the premium plus class, 39 in the economy plus class, and 149 in the economy class. United Airlines has a growing presence in India, offering flights between Delhi and Newark, Chicago, and Mumbai. The airline’s long-awaited service between Bangalore and San Francisco was pushed back again recently until October 2023. When Air India begins flying the Boeing 777-200LR between these tech hubs on December 2nd, 2022, it will remain the only airline in service for quite some time.