JULY 17, 2018
We definitely have a reasonable potential for fire” pilot on Delta Boeing 717, radioed before making an emergency landing at kansas city Airport today around 4:45 p.m local time.
The Delta flight 923 with 117 passengers on board, from Detroit to Kansas City made an emergency landing after reporting an engine problem.
A passenger said,”pilot said the fuel gauge was reading lower than expected and there could be a fuel leak”. he added “soon after landing we could smell jet fuel”
Aircraft landed 30 minutes after the first call and the ground emergency crew responded immediately.
All passengers were disembarked via mobile stairs and no injuries reported.