American Airlines confirms ‘security issue’ on Memphis flight

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 16, 2021 1:59 PM CT | Published: January 16, 2021 11:27 AM CT

American Eagle flight 4245 was set to leave Memphis International Airport at 7:48 a.m. and was delayed for more than five hours, according to American Airlines. It finally departed at 1:41 p.m.


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Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Bartlett and North Memphis neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. He also analyzes COVID-19 data each week. Omer is a former Jackson Sun reporter and University of Memphis graduate.

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