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AA flight makes emergency landing in Iceland

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Posted: Apr 13, 2010 9:09 AM by Andrea Fontenot
Updated: Apr 13, 2010 9:10 AM
Source: Associated Press

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Topics: American Airlines, emergency, landing, Iceland, fumes, cabin, passengers, Paris

An American Airlines flight with 145 people on board made an emergency landing in Iceland after
reports of chemical fumes in the cabin.

The plane landed safely just after 8:45 a.m. CST Tuesday but the passengers have not left the plane.

Airport officials say earlier, several passengers had complained of dizziness.

Emergency teams are on the scene.

The flight had departed from Paris to Dallas-Ft. Worth in Texas.

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