Smoke Forces Plane To Return To Bradley
WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (AP) – A spokesman for Bradley International Airport says smoke in a plane’s bathroom forced the pilot to return just minutes after take-off.
John Wallace, spokesman for the airport, said a Continental Express flight headed to Cleveland returned to the airport at 9:45 a.m. Monday. He had no additional details on the incident.
Forty-nine passengers and three crew members were directed off the plane and returned to the terminal.
Continental Airlines did not immediately return a call seeking information.
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