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An emergency touchdown at LaGuardia Airport triggered a big response from fireplace and police models Saturday afternoon.
The Federal Aviation Administration confirmed Republic Airways Flight 4817 landed safely on the Queens airport round 3 p.m. following a “safety incident.” All passengers made it safely off the aircraft, the company stated.
The aircraft made an emergency touchdown after passengers reported suspicious habits from somebody on board the flight, a Port Authority spokesperson informed NBC New York. Further particulars of the habits weren’t instantly recognized.
There’s “no indication” of any substantial menace to the aircraft, the spokesperson confirmed. The aircraft’s pilot referred to as within the emergency, making ready officers to reply instantly as soon as the aircraft landed on the airport.
In line with the FAA, Flight 4817 departed Indianapolis certain for LaGuardia.
No accidents have been instantly reported by responding companies.