SATA Air Acores Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Smoke in Cockpit

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
By George Hatcher

SATA Air Acores flight SP-479 made an emergency landing in Lajes, Portugal, on October 21st.

The plane flying from Pico Island, Portugal, was descending toward Lajes when the crew declared an emergency due to smoke in the cockpit.

The plane landed safely. All twenty-six people aboard remained unharmed.

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