United flight makes emergency landing in DetroitStaff Writer | June 27, 2018
A United Airlines flight was diverted for an emergency landing at Detroit Metropolitan Airport on Tuesday due to smell of smoke, local media reported.
Accident The plane had some "mechanical issue"
ExpressJet Airlines, who operated the United Flight 4007 from Chicago to Greenville, South Carolina, said the plane had some "mechanical issue" but made a "safe and uneventful" landing in Detroit on Tuesday morning.
According to flightstats.com, the plane is an Embraer RJ145.
Another plane has been dispatched to transport the passengers in the afternoon from Detroit to their final destination. ■