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Air Canada flight makes emergency landing in Kelowna

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August 04, 2018 - 12:01 PM

KELOWNA - Some travellers got an unexpected detour to Kelowna this morning.

The Air Canada flight took off from Vancouver this morning when it experienced a suspected hydraulic issue enroute to Cranbrook, a media release says.

The flight was diverted to Kelowna International Airport and landed without incident for the 50 passengers on board.

As a precaution, emergency response personnel stood by when the aircraft landed safely at the airport this morning at 10:56 a.m.

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