Porter flight makes emergency landing in Fredericton after electrical problems
The first Porter Airlines plane does a fly past at the city centre airport in Toronto, Tuesday Aug. 29, 2006. (Adrian Wyld / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
The Canadian Press
Published Saturday, March 10, 2018 12:03PM EST
FREDRICTON, N.B. - Airline officials say no one was injured as a flight from Halifax to Montreal was forced to make an emergency landing in New Brunswick this morning.
Porter Airlines says one of its planes was diverted to Fredricton International Airport after the crew reported electrical sparking.
The airline says all 72 passengers and four crew members made it safely off the plane.
Porter says it is scheduling another flight to get the passengers to Montreal this afternoon.
The airline says the plane that made the landing will be inspected and assessed before going back into service.