Incident: Compass E175 at Austin on Sep 10th 2014, cabin did not pressurize

By Simon Hradecky, created Thursday, Sep 11th 2014 17:43Z, last updated Thursday, Sep 11th 2014 17:43Z

A Compass Airlines Embraer ERJ-175 on behalf of Delta Airlines, registration N607CZ performing flight CP-5733/DL-5733 from Austin,TX to Los Angeles,CA (USA) with 76 people on board, was climbing out of Austin when the crew stopped the climb at FL200 and entered a hold at 8000 feet for about 40 minutes to burn off fuel. The aircraft landed safely back in Austin about 73 minutes after departure.

Following repairs the aircraft was able to depart again and reached Los Angeles with a delay of 3 hours.

Incident: LOT E195 at Warsaw on Sep 11th 2014, anti ice problems

By Simon Hradecky, created Friday, Sep 12th 2014 21:00Z, last updated Friday, Sep 12th 2014 21:00Z

A LOT Polish Airlines Embraer ERJ-195, registration SP-LNC performing flight LO-379 from Warsaw (Poland) to Frankfurt/Main (Germany), stopped the climb out of Warsaw at FL200 due to problems with anti ice systems, requested to descend to 6000 feet and returned to Warsaw for a safe landing on runway 33 about 30 minutes after departure.

A passenger reported the captain announced some technical issues, the spoilers were deployed and the aircraft descended rapidly levelling off some time later followed by a normal landing, nothing abnormal could be seen upon disembarking the aircraft.