Diverted flight AA 1744


#1

Can anyone tell me why AA 1744 DEN/DFW was diverted to Shreveport on May 24?


#2

The line of red on the NEXRAD overlay are a strong hint toward weather.


#3

My guess is weather. There were some other diversions as well. Here’s a small sample:

A couple Eagle Flights that diverted to KSPS:

flightaware.com/live/flight/EGF6 … /KMSN/KDFW
flightaware.com/live/flight/EGF7 … /KTYS/KDFW

Another American and and Eagle Flight to Shreveport:
flightaware.com/live/flight/AAL2 … /KSTL/KDFW
flightaware.com/live/flight/EGF8 … /KVPS/KDFW