Across South Carolina

  • Follow Metro

Delta flight makes emergency landing

GREENVILLE --- A Delta Air Lines plane carrying 259 passengers made an emergency landing at Greenville-Spartanburg Airport on Wednesday after the pilot smelled smoke in the cockpit, airport manager Larry Holcombe said.

The problem appeared to be a malfunction in an air conditioning vent. "There appeared to be no fire on board," he said.

One woman aboard the Boeing 767 complained of minor burns, but refused treatment from paramedics, Delta spokeswoman Betsy Talton said.

Delta Flight 1819 was flying from Raleigh, N.C., to Atlanta.

Comments (2) Add comment
ADVISORY: Users are solely responsible for opinions they post here and for following agreed-upon rules of civility. Posts and comments do not reflect the views of this site. Posts and comments are automatically checked for inappropriate language, but readers might find some comments offensive or inaccurate. If you believe a comment violates our rules, click the "Flag as offensive" link below the comment.
rzombie125
11
Points
rzombie125 03/20/08 - 09:51 am
0
0
"One woman complaing of minor

"One woman complaing of minor burns". She was hoping this was her lottery ticket.

prolifer
0
Points
prolifer 03/20/08 - 08:33 pm
0
0
Zombie, it seems that you are

Zombie, it seems that you are in need of attention for whatever reason. I read your 10:51 post and I disagree,TOTALLY. SHE REFUSED TREATMENT. BTW, she wasn't COMPLAING.

Back to Top
loading...
Search Augusta jobs