You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe

Metro

Delta Air Lines flight from N.H. diverted to Logan; passengers and crew safely evacuated, Massport says

A Delta Air Lines flight from Manchester, N.H., was safely diverted to Logan Airport this morning, officials said.

Flight 1941 departed the Manchester airport at 7:15 a.m. and was scheduled to fly to Atlanta. But shortly after the plane became airborne, an apparent mechanical problem was discovered on the MD-90 aircraft, and the crew diverted it to Boston, officials said.

Continue reading below

The plane landed safely and passengers were safely deplaned, according to Matthew Brelis, Massport spokesman.

The passengers were sent to Terminal A where Delta is currently seeking to restart their journey, according to Delta’s website.

Brelis said there was no impact on other flight operations at Logan.

Delta did not have an immediate comment.

John R. Ellement can be reached at ellement@globe.com. Follow him on Twitter @JREbosglobe.

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week