No fire found on-board FedEx plane that landed at Spokane Airport

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by KREM.com

KREM.com

Posted on March 21, 2014 at 9:05 PM

Updated Saturday, Mar 22 at 8:00 AM

SPOKANE, Wash. -- A FedEx plane landed at the Spokane International Airport Friday night after fire was detected on-board.

Airport officials said the FedEx DC10 left around 7:30 p.m. Friday and got 40 miles out but turned around after the crew received a detection of smoke/flames on the plane.

Authorities said the plane landed safely at the Spokane Airport around 8:00 p.m. The plane was taxied all the way to the FedEx ramp.

Officials said no smoke or flames were found on-board.

All three passengers on board were safe.

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