British Airways Seattle flight declares emergency

2015-03-06 19:04
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London - Seattle-bound British Airways Flight BA49 is returning to Heathrow airport after declaring a mid-air emergency, the Daily Mirror's website reported on Friday.

The Boeing 777 aircraft was northwest of Edinburgh when its cockpit crew decided to return to the airport after encountering a technical problem, according to the report.

James Currie has tweeted:

2hrs 11 minutes later, BA49 is back where it started on the ground at Heathrow LHR britishairways

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