U.S. Airways plane makes emergency landing at PTI for maintenance

Posted on: 6:45 am, November 6, 2013, by , updated on: 08:02am, November 6, 2013

Airplane flying generic airport (Stock photo)

GREENSBORO, N.C. — A plane landed safely at PTI airport after having problems in the air Wednesday morning.

According to U.S. Airways spokesperson, the plane was diverted around 6 a.m. after experiencing a “faulty gear indication.”

The U.S. Airways flight 3727 from Lynchburg, Va. was headed to Charlotte before being diverted to PTI.

The plane has since been checked out and is headed to Charlotte.

The U.S. Airways spokesperson said the pilot made the right decision to land.

There were 45 passengers and three crew members on board. No one was injured.