American Airlines’ Boeing 777 flight lands safely at LA airport after possible ‘mechanical issue’

By Thomson Reuters Mar 14, 2024 | 3:39 AM

(Reuters) – An American Airlines flight landed safely at the Los Angeles airport on Wednesday after the pilot reported a possible mechanical issue, the airline said in a statement on Thursday.

The aircraft, a 23-year old Boeing 777 plane according to Airfleets Aviation, took off from Dallas Fort Worth, Texas, and landed at Los Angeles, California, without any incident, American Airlines said.

“The aircraft taxied to the gate under its own power and customers deplaned normally”, it added.

Boeing deferred to American Airlines for information.

(Reporting by Urvi Dugar in Bengaluru; Editing by Savio D’Souza)