Kamloops to Calgary flight makes emergency landing in Kelowna

By Chad Harris
January 9, 2016 - 6:26pm Updated: January 10, 2016 - 10:43pm

KELOWNA — Air Canada Jazz, Flight 8226 carrying 65 people that took off from the Kamloops Airport Saturday, January 9 had to make a emergency landing at Kelowna International Airport. 

The plane took off from YKA Airport at 2:24pm, and is now scheduled to land at 8:20pm MST at Calgary International Airport.

Reports indicate the plane, a Dash 8-400 twin-turboprop landed with only one engine. 

Emergency crews from Kelowna and Ellison were called to back up airport crews shortly after 3 p.m.

No injuries have been reported as a result of this incident. 


With files from Kimberly Davidson,  Global Okanagan

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