ALERT American Eagle plane just made emergency landing at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth (US) due to smoke in the cabin

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Birmingham police and fire authorities are responding to reports of smoke on a plane at the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport.

An American Eagle Bombardier CRJ-900 from Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport to Dallas had to turn around due to smoke in cabin.

Passengers have been evacuated on the tarmac.