Published on : Wednesday, January 22, 2020
According to a Fairbanks International Airport release, a Delta Airlines flight from Detroit to Seoul, South Korea, was forced to make an emergency landing Tuesday at Fairbanks after the airplane had engine trouble,.
Flight 159 made the emergency landing at 3:46 p.m. with 189 passengers and crew on board, the airport said in a statement.
The plane landed safely as airport police and fire crews were on standby. There are no reports of injuries.
The passengers will spend the night in Fairbanks. The airport said it will help them find lodging.
On Wednesday, the passengers are scheduled to take a replacement Delta airplane to Seoul, the statement said.