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Reports of an unknown odor on board plane arriving at PBIA prompts emergency call

Flight landed safely and no injuries on board
Posted at 7:17 PM, Nov 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-23 19:52:56-05

A spokesperson for the FAA confirmed the pilot on board American Airlines 838 reported an odor in the cockpit and declared an emergency.

A spokesperson with Palm Beach International Airport confirmed the situation prompted an Alert 2 emergency call to the PBIA tower.

The plane, which was arriving from Philadelphia International Airport, landed safely at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday evening.

There were no injuries on board.

The FAA will investigate the incident.

This is a developing story and we will continue to update it as details become available.