Plane seats became loose during flight

Oct. 1, 2012 at 2:32 PM
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NEW YORK, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- Federal agents said they are investigating the seats on an American Airlines flight from Boston to Miami became unbolted.

Flight 6885 had to make an emergency landing at New York's John F. Kennedy Airport when a row of seats in the coach cabin on the Boeing 757 became loose during a flight Saturday, ABC News reported.

Passengers in those seats were moved to other seats on the plane and no one was injured. The plane landed safely at JFK.

The Federal Aviation Administration, which has stepped up scrutiny of American Airlines during its bankruptcy, is investigating the incident.

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