Texas-bound American Airlines flight makes emergency landing in NevadaChristian Fernsby ▼ | June 26, 2019
An American Airlines flight that departed Reno for Dallas Fort Worth returned and made a safe emergency landing at Reno-Tahoe International Airport shortly after takeoff due to an issue with the landing gear.
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No injuries were reported on the plane with 169 passengers and crew.
Airport spokesman Brian Kulpin told the Reno Gazette Journal the Boeing 737-800 had reported a blown a tire.
He says some runways were closed briefly but have reopened and airport operations are back to normal. ■