American Airlines emergency landing: Costa Rica to Miami flight lands on San Andres Island
1:35 PM, Sep 19, 2013
(CNN) -- An American Airlines plane flying from Costa Rica to Miami made an emergency landing on Colombia's San Andres Island on Thursday, CNN affiliate Caracol TV reported, citing civil aviation authorities.
Smoke in the plane's cabin forced the pilot to detour and land on the island, located on Colombia's north coast, Caracol reported.
None of the 170 passengers on board was injured, Caracol said.