Catherine Lane

Weekdays Morning Show Co Host/Middays

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA - APRIL 21: Airplanes sit on the tarmac at Charlotte Douglas International Airport during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on April 21, 2020 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The airport is the second largest hub for American Airlines, which will drastically reduce international flights compared to 2019.

Everyone is ok but a scary moment yesterday at Charlotte Douglas International Airport.

Channel 9 says passengers were evacuated onto the tarmac when the cabin of the airplane filled with smoke. It reportedly took place on An American Airlines Flight bound for Melbourne Florida.

There were 60 passengers on board as well as 4 crew members.  No one was injured and everyone eventually made it to their destination.  To learn more just check out the details from Channel 9.

No word on why the cabin filled with smoke.