Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Incident occurred June 13, 2017 at Tallahassee International Airport (KTLH), Leon County, Florida

A United Airlines plane made an emergency landing at Tallahassee International Airport Tuesday afternoon after an odor was reported coming from its cockpit.

Initial reports stated there was smoke, but United Airlines spokeswoman Erin Benson said Flight 1239 made an emergency landing after an odor was reported in the cockpit.  The plane landed safely and taxied at TLH about 5:30 p.m. No one was hurt, Benson said.

The United Airlines 737, which was headed from Miami to Chicago O'Hare, had 155 passengers and crew on board, said Chris Curry, director of aviation at TLH. 

United Airlines is bringing in another plane to take passengers to O'Hare. 

Original article can be found here: http://www.tallahassee.com

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