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American Airlines plane makes LR emergency landing

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Officials say an American Airlines flight from Dallas to Memphis made an emergency landing in Little Rock and all passengers are OK.

Little Rock National Airport said Monday that the MD 80 jet landed at 5:30 p.m.

Little Rock television station KLRT reports (http://is.gd/fFGrph ) that the plane made the landing due to possible mechanical problems. There was no immediate information available on the nature of the possible problem.

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