GFK Emergency Landing
Doug Barrett | May 19, 2017 AT 2:38 pm
A WestJet passenger plane made an emergency landing in Grand Forks late this afternoon after the pilot reported problems. The flight from Calgary was bound for Chicago and landed safely at the G-F-K shortly before five p-m. Fire and rescue crews were notified that the plane was being diverted to Grand Forks. The plane landed without incident. Over 100 passengers were reportedly on board flight 1578. A WestJet plane is expected to arrive in Grand Forks shortly after 9:30 p-m and transport the passengers to Chicago's O'Hare Airport.