NEWS WestJet Flight Diverted to Regina Airport After Smoke Detected On Plane.


Emergency services were called to a diverted flight following an emergency landing.

WestJet flight WS610 from Calgary to Ottawa made an emergency landing in Regina following reports of smoke in the cockpit.

The Boeing 737-700 landed without incident and all passengers disembarked safely without injuries.

According to local police, the smoke was caused by a mechanical issue and was quickly resolved by the airport’s fire department.

There were 128 people onboard this flight and were transferred to alternative flights.