Southwest Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in New Mexico

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Mar. 13, 2018

A Southwest Airlines plane made an emergency landing in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on the evening of Sunday, March 11.This plane was Southwest Flight 3562, en route to Dallas from Phoenix. This footage, taken by a passenger on the flight, shows the scene at Albuquerque International Sunport after he got to go down the slide. According to the uploader, an electrical issue apparently with the cabin lights caused a smell of smoke in the cabin, causing the plane to make the emergency stop.Local reports indicate that the plane landed around 8:30 pm, and Albuquerque Fire tweeted that two people had been transported to a local hospital. The uploader tweeted around midnight, Dallas time, that he had just boarded a continuation flight to return to Dallas. Date13-03-2018