A Bombardier Inc Dash 8 plane operated by Air Canada
had to make an emergency landing at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on
The flight crew reported seeing light smoke
inside the cabin.
The flight was headed to Calgary.
After declaring an emergency and landing, passengers
were safely evacuated and there were no injuries.
The cause of the smoke is under investigation.
The Bombardier Dash 8 or Q-Series, previously
known as the de Havilland Canada Dash 8 or DHC-8, is a series of twin-engine,
medium-range, turboprop airliners. Introduced by de Havilland Canada (DHC) in
1984, they are now produced by Bombardier Aerospace. Over 1,000 Dash 8s of all
models have been built.
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