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Sunport: Coffee pot caused smoke in cockpit of plane

Updated: 05/17/2014 6:18 PM | Created: 05/17/2014 2:42 PM
By: Elizabeth Reed, KOB.com

An American Airlines flight headed to the Albuquerque Sunport landed safely after smoke was reported in the cockpit on Saturday.

The flight landed just before 2 p.m. at the Sunport east gate. Albuquerque fire crews quickly responded to the scene.

Sunport spokesman Daniel Jiron said a coffee pot left on near the cockpit was the source of the smoke.

The plane left for Dallas around 4:20 p.m.

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