JetBlue flight makes emergency landing at RIC

JetBlue flight makes emergency landing at RIC

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A spokesperson with Richmond International Airport says a JetBlue flight made an emergency landing on Monday.

Flight 697 from Boston to Atlanta diverged to Richmond. The plane landed safely around 5:15 p.m.

Officials with JetBlue say the plane had a "reported maintenance issue" and diverted the flight as a precaution.

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