Florida-bound flight from New Orleans diverted after engine problem
NEW ORLEANS - A flight from New Orleans to Orlando was diverted after an engine problem according to Southwest Airlines.
Spokesman for Southwest Chris Mainz said that there were no injuries to the 99 passengers and 5 crew members on board.
The flight landed in Pensacola, Florida around 9:40 a.m. Saturday.
Southwest has notified the National Transportation Safety Board and will inspect the damage when authorized and work with the agency to determine the cause of the problem., said Mainz.
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