Monday, January 1, 2018

American Airlines, Airbus A319-100, N744P: Incident occurred January 01, 2018 at Logan International Airport (KBOS), Massachusetts 

BOSTON —  Three crew members and one passenger were taken to hospitals on New Year's Day after an American Airlines plane was forced to return to the gate before taking off in Boston, officials said.

Passengers reported an odor in the cabin of Flight 1719, which was scheduled to fly from Boston to Charlotte, the airline said. The plane carried 120 passengers and 5 crew members.

Massport confirmed the four people were transported to hospitals to be evaluated.

The airline said a "mechanical issue" was to blame, and the jet was taken out of service. The remaining passengers are now waiting for a different plane.

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