In the latest issue featuring a Boeing jet, the interior windshield of an Alaska Airlines plane cracked while landing in Oregon.

The flight from Washington DC was on approach to land at Portland International Airport on Sunday when crew members noticed a small crack in the interior windshield. Airline officials told Fox 12 Oregon.

“The crew followed their checklists and the aircraft flew safely to its destination as planned,” the airline said in a statement.

The interior windshield of an Alaska Airlines Boeing 737 cracked as it landed at Portland International Airport in Oregon on Sunday. AFP via Getty Images

The company explained that the Boeing 737-800 fleet has five layers of windshields: an outer pane, three inner layers and an inner pane.

“If one interior pane cracks, the other pane and layers can maintain cabin pressure,” airline officials said.

No injuries were reported among the 159 passengers and six crew members on board, the airline noted.

The aircraft is now being inspected and repaired by engineers on the ground.

The Post has also reached out to Alaska Airlines for more information. Boeing representatives declined to comment.

Alaska Airline officials said no injuries were reported on the flight from Washington, D.C., and that the plane was now being inspected and repaired by engineers on the ground. AP

But the cracked windshield is just the latest problem to befall a Boeing plane in more than two months – since a door plug on another Alaska Airlines flight unexpectedly flew off in mid-air and was forced to make an emergency landing.

As a result, the Federal Aviation Administration found dozens of problems with the production process of Boeing’s 737 MAX jet, including when mechanics at one of its primary suppliers used a hotel key card and dishwashing liquid as makeshift compliance testing tools.

Boeing was also found to have failed 33 of 89 product audits – a review of specific aspects in the production line – with a total of 97 cases of alleged non-compliance The New York Times.

Fixing the problems will now take more than a year, Boeing officials said.

The cracked windshield comes more than two months after a door plug flew off in mid-air on another Alaska Airlines flight. AP

But Boeing also had problems on other routes, including with the 737-800 that landed in Portland on Sunday.

Just days earlier, on Friday, another 737-800 lost its own external panel mid-flight.

The United Airlines flight landed safely at Rogue Valley International-Medford Airport in Oregon on Friday.

According to United, there was never any indication of a problem and no emergency was ever declared during the flight, which had 139 passengers and six crew members on board.

A subsequent audit by the Federal Aviation Administration found dozens of problems related to the production process of Boeing’s 737 MAX jet. via REUTERS

But when the plane reached the gate, it was discovered that an exterior panel was missing, halting operations at the airport while a safety check of the runway was conducted, airport director Amber Judd told The Post in a statement.

Airport staff searched the airport grounds for the missing panel but were unable to find it.

“After no debris was found at the airfield, normal operations at MFR resumed a few minutes later,” she said.

United Airlines said it plans to conduct a “thorough examination” of the 25-year-old plane and will “perform any necessary repairs before returning it to service.”

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