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SWA Odor in Cockpit at KOMA

SWA4378, DEN-OMA, N7713A, declared an emergency due to an "odor in the cockpit". It was given priority descent into Eppley Field (KOMA). Tracking showed a turn over the field (needed time to descend?) to land. Pilot confirmed that crash/fire was waiting and received permission to park "between the runways". Crash/fire closed Runway 36 at 2025Z after the aircraft landed. Omaha Police reported an "Alert 2 @ Eppley Field" on their local scanner traffic. LiveATC is… ( More...

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Runway was reopened within five minutes.


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