Scary! Southwest Flight Lands Safely After Engine Issues

Originally Published in the Wall Street Journal

A Southwest Airlines Co. flight landed safely Saturday morning following a major malfunction of one of its two engines during a flight across the Southeastern U.S.

The Boeing Co. 737-700 was flying from New Orleans to Orlando early Saturday operating as flight 3472 when it suffered the mishap, causing the jet to quickly divert to Pensacola International Airport in northern Florida at 9:40 a.m. CDT, according to a statement from the airline.

A Southwest spokesman said its initial reports indicated no injuries were reported…  To read the rest of the article, click here!