Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Memphis After Reported Smoke

Local News

An American Airlines plane flying from Nashville to Dallas made an emergency landing at the Memphis International airport Saturday afternoon.

The airline said that a “smell of smoke” was reported in the cabin.

The Memphis International Airport said the plane landed in Memphis at 12:45 p.m. without incident and has since departed. 

The airline does not know what caused the “smoke smell,” but are looking into the cause, said Laura Masvidal, American Airlines communication representative. 

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