American Air jet diverted to Iceland after fumes

CHICAGO (BestGrowthStock) – An American Airlines flight from Paris to Dallas was diverted to Iceland on Tuesday after the crew noticed chemical fumes in the cabin, the airline said.

Flight 49 made a normal landing at Reykjavik Keflavik International Airport with no injuries, a spokesman for American Airlines parent AMR Corp (AMR.N: ) said.

The Boeing Co (BA.N: ) 767-300 was carrying 133 passengers and 12 crew members. Mechanics were checking the plane, and passengers will be put on another flight to Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas, AMR said.

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American Air jet diverted to Iceland after fumes