American Eagle Regional Jet Makes Emergency Landing due to Electrical Smell in Cockpit
American Eagle flight 2800 made an emergency landing at Abilene Regional Airport, Texas at 4:30 pm on 19th April.
The flight originated from Dallas to Santa Fe, NM, with 40 passengers and 4 crew members.
The decision to make an emergency landing was made after the pilot reported an unusual electrical smell coming from the cockpit.
The ERJ-140 plane is currently being checked for the cause of the smell. Another aircraft took the passengers to their destination.