PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Firefighters and paramedics met a US Airways flight in Pittsburgh after the captain smelled smoke in the flight deck.
The plane departed from Phoenix around 12:30 p.m. and landed in Pittsburgh shortly after 7 p. m. Wednesday.READ MORE: Snow Day Is A Mix Of Clearing Driveways, Helping Neighbors And Having Fun In Saxonburg
The captain smelled the smoke about eight miles away from Pittsburgh.READ MORE: Live Winter Storm Tracker: Winter Storm Blankets Pittsburgh Region With Heavy Snowfall
The plane landed without incident and the 105 passengers exited the plane in normal fashion, according to a US Airways spokesperson.
The flight captain was taken to the hospital as a precaution.MORE NEWS: Red Pandas Explore Snowy Habitat At Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
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