(LOS ANGELES) — An American Airlines flight made an emergency landing at Los Angeles International Airport this morning due to a “mechanical problem,” an LAX spokesperson has confirmed.
American Airlines flight 564 — an Airbus A319 with 125 passengers and five crew members, according to the airline — departed San Jose, California, at 9:50 a.m. en route to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.
A Federal Aviation Administration spokesperson tells ABC News the flight declared an emergency, and according to the Los Angeles Fire Department, it received a call at 10:38 a.m. P.T. to monitor the landing.
After the safe landing, units departed the scene, the LAFD tells ABC News.
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