Plane on way to Chicago makes emergency landing

February 23, 2008 4:47:43 PM PST
An American Airlines plane en route from London to Chicago made an emergency landing Saturday.The pilot noticed a hydraulic leak problem mid-flight and turned back. As the plane landed at the airport in Manchester, the fuse plugs blew and two tires popped. The aircraft had to be towed off the runway.

One hundred ninety-five passengers on board.

The plane will not be able to leave the airport until some time Sunday.


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