FedEx plane makes emergency landing at MEM - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

FedEx plane makes emergency landing at MEM

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A FedEx plane made an emergency landing at Memphis International Airport on Thursday.

Just after midnight, emergency crews rushed to the airport and surrounded the plane.

FedEx said the plane received a warning light about malfunctioning landing gear. After examination, maintenance crews determined the landing gear was operating normally, despite the warning light.

FedEx released the following statement:

“The crew on FedEx flight 1263 from Atlanta to Memphis followed normal safety procedures after a landing gear warning light came on.  The flight landed safely and maintenance is now inspecting the aircraft.”

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