Flight to Nashville makes emergency landing at LaGuardia Airport

April 13, 2014 7:32:19 PM PDT
An American Eagle flight from LaGuardia to Nashville had to make an emergency landing on Sunday evening shortly after takeoff.

Officials say Flight 3486, which was a Bombardier CRJ700, took off a 6:38pm, but had a maintenance issue, and the pilot chose to turn around and return to LaGuardia.

The plane landed back at LaGuardia at 7:08 p.m.

There were 63 passengers on board, and 4 crew members.

The flight was cancelled, and all the passengers are being rebooked on other flights.