Seattle flight makes emergency landing in San Jose

August 8, 2012 - 11:35 AM

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — An Alaska Airlines flight bound for Seattle from the Los Angeles area has made an emergency landing at the San Jose airport in Northern California because of multiple problems.

Federal Aviation Administration officials tell the San Jose Mercury News (http://bit.ly/NnZJ1j ) the flight landed safely at 7:45 a.m. Wednesday, about an hour and 17 minutes after it took off from the airport in Ontario, about 37 miles east of Los Angeles.

The plane apparently experienced electrical, pressurization and flight control problems.

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Information from: San Jose (Calif.) Mercury News, http://www.mercurynews.com