FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (CBS Miami) — A hazardous materials team was called to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport after five crew members aboard an American Airlines flight from Philadelphia became ill.READ MORE: FDA Advisers Endorse Pfizer’s COVID-19 Vaccine For Young Kids
Flight 1897 took off from Philadelphia around 11 a.m. Shortly before landing at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, crew members complained of an odor onboard.READ MORE: Trenton's Emergency Radio System In Danger Of Going Silent Due To Feud Between Mayor, City Council President
The plane landed safely and paramedics spoke with the crew.
“Two pilots and three flight attendants asked to be taken to the hospital as a precaution,” according to a statement from the airline. “The aircraft is being evaluated by our maintenance team.”MORE NEWS: Ertz Family Foundation Breaks Ground On House Of Hope In North Philadelphia
None of the 137 passengers on the flight were affected by the odor.