Plane makes emergency landing due to smoke in cockpit
GROTON, Conn. (AP) — Aviation officials say a plane with smoke in the cockpit made an emergency landing in Groton.
The Federal Aviation Administration says the Dassault Falcon aircraft, operated by Dumont Aircraft Charter, landed safely at the airport about 7:15 p.m. Thursday after the crew reported smoke in the cockpit. The Day reports local first responders were at the site of the landing, Groton-New London Airport.
The FAA says the aircraft later departed from the airport for Boston's Logan International Airport. The FAA is investigating.
No further information was immediately available.
Information from: The Day, http://www.theday.com