CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

News

Small Jet Bound For LaGuardia Makes Emergency Landing In Pennsylvania

LaGuardia Airport (credit: Getty Images)

LaGuardia Airport (credit: Getty Images)

TRI-STATE NEWS HEADLINES

From our newsroom to your inbox weekday mornings at 9AM.
Sign Up

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A New York-bound commercial jet made an emergency landing in central Pennsylvania.

No one was hurt.

The Centre Daily Times reported that Delta Flight 6044 was traveling from Cleveland to LaGuardia Airport on Tuesday night when smoke was seen in the cockpit.

The regional jet made an emergency landing at University Park Airport. Airport Director Bryan Rodgers says all 16 people aboard, including 12 passengers and four crew members, made it off safely.

The jet was operated by Chautauqua Airlines.

(TM and Copyright 2013 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2013 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. The Associated Press contributed to this report.)