WICHITA, Kan. (KSNT) – A FedEx plane originally flying Thursday morning to Memphis, Tenn. changed course to make an emergency landing in Wichita, according to air traffic records.
The Boeing 757-236SF airplane went over parts of North Central and Northeast Kansas. View a Radarbox replay of FedEx Flight FX685’s planned flight and the moment it diverted to Wichita.
The airplane took off from Montana around 9:48 a.m. Its crew later transmitted a code 7700, which indicates a general emergency, to air traffic control in Kansas. It landed at Wichita’s Dwight D. Eisenhower Airport around 11:30 a.m.
There is no word on what caused the emergency landing at this time.