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Houston bound flight makes emergency landing

Posted at 4:25 PM, Feb 10, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-10 20:43:04-05
A plane headed for Houston, Texas made an emergency landing in Las Vegas on Wednesday.
United Flight 1179 turned back to McCarran International Airport due to engine overheating. The plane is a Boeing 737.
There were 162 passengers onboard. The flight landed back at McCarran at 3:43 p.m.
The aircraft was declared all clear by the Clark County Fire Department at 3:55 p.m.
All passengers were safe.