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Two Crew Members Suffer Smoke Inhalation on Allegiant Airplane

Grand Junction, CO - Two crew members aboard an Allegiant Airlines plane were evaluated for smoke inhalation after the plane reported smoke in the cockpit after the plane landed at Grand Junction Regional Airport Wednesday morning.

Officials at the airport described what happened as a "minor incident", saying the report of smoke came after the plane landed, and that no passengers were affected by the incident.

The plane was Allegiant Flight AAY14, that came in from Las Vegas Wednesday morning.

The incident will delay the afternoon departure from Grand Junction to Las Vegas on Allegiant Air.

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