BOSTON (CBS) – A JetBlue flight on its way from Boston to Seattle made an emergency landing in North Dakota Wednesday.
The FAA said the plane, which was carrying 126 passengers, landed safely in Minot, N.D., after the pilot reported the odor and requested a diversion.
JetBlue said in a statement that Flight 597 was enroute to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport when the pilot chose to divert to Minot International Airport “as a precaution after noticing an electrical odor onboard.”
Maintenance technicians were assessing the aircraft, according to JetBlue.
The plane was back on its way to Seattle just before 3 p.m. Boston time.
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