Flight Grounded After Reported Threats
PHILADELPHIA — A plane headed to Dallas from the Philadelphia International Airport was grounded Thursday morning after reports of a threat.
A spokesperson says the U.S. Airways flight had already left when the threat was called in. The jet turned around and returned to Philadelphia.
According to a television news station in Philadelphia, it involved a passenger carrying an explosive liquid.
A total of 69 passengers and five crew members were on board.
The airport remained open.