Local & Regional
9:35 am
Tue July 21, 2009

Emergency Landing at TIA

Tulsa, OK – American flight diverted to Tulsa

TULSA, Okla. (AP) An American Airlines flight from Newark, N.J., to Los Angeles landed safely after being diverted to Tulsa.

An airline spokesman says the pilot was diverted to Tulsa International Airport Monday night after reporting unspecified engine problems.

The Boeing 767 with 168 passengers and six crew members on board landed about 9:15 p.m. with no injuries reported.

The passengers were put on a another airplane and taken on to Los Angeles.


Copyright 2009 The Associated Press.