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Emergency Landing Shakes Passengers On USAirways Flight

Posted June 28, 1998 7:00 a.m. EDT

— There were some scary moments for the passengers aboard a USAirways plane at Charlotte-Douglas International Airport Sunday. They all had to de-plane after a bomb threat was called into the airport in Columbia, South Carolina where the flight originated.

Police found nothing after searching the MD-80 that landed safely about 4:30 p.m.