MD-80 makes emergency landing at Paine Field

  • Mon Mar 26th, 2012 2:55pm
  • News

Herald staff

EVERETT — No injuries were reported after a plane made an emergency landing Monday at Paine Field.

An Allegiant Air MD-80 made a precautionary single-engine landing, Snohomish County spokesman Christopher Schwarzen said.

The flight was between Bellingham and San Diego. The plane was stuck at Paine Field awaiting mechanics. Meanwhile, the airline was making arrangements to bus the passengers back to Bellingham, where they could board a replacement plane and continue their travels, according to KIRO-7 TV, The Herald’s news partner.

The landing happened around 2 p.m.