Virgin Fokker's mid-air scare

A VIRGIN Australia flight to Boolgeda in Western Australia’s Pilbara had to turn back and land at Perth Airport after the Fokker 100’s wing flaps failed to deploy.

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Flight tracker image of the flight.

A Perth Airport spokesperson confirmed VA 9081 encountered a technical issue following its departure from Perth Airport on November 10, however, it returned and landed safely just after 9.