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airBaltic #BT880 to Tallinn declares a state of emergency and diverts to Copenhagen

AirBaltic flight from Malaga to Tallinn declares a state of emergency.

airBaltic flight #BT880 departed Malaga, Spain, for Tallinn at 6:24 PM CEST.

At 21:40 CEST the crew beeped 7700 (general emergency) and requested an immediate diversion of approximately 1 hour from Tallinn, Estonia.

The flight, operated by an Airbus A220-300 (registration YL-ABD), flew at 37,000 feet before beginning its descent into Copenhagen.

As an example. Credit: Anna Zvereva

This plane will fly from Tallinn to Amsterdam tomorrow morning.

UPDATE 21:53 CEST
The airline confirms the diversion and expects a landing at CPH in a few minutes.

UPDATE 21:58 CEST
The A220 landed safely on runway 22L near Copenhagen.

UPDATE 22:02 CEST
The aircraft is parked in a remote area of ​​CPH airport.

UPDATE 22:11 CEST
The airline plans a new departure to Tallinn at 22:55 CEST.