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FAA investigating why Allegiant Air jet almost ran out of fuel

Federal officials are investigating why an Allegiant Air passenger jet nearly ran out of fuel before landing at an airport that was temporarily closed to most traffic.

July 29, 2015  By The Associated Press

Allegiant said Tuesday it is co-operating with the Federal Aviation Administration’s investigation of the incident.

The Allegiant plane with 144 passengers landed safely last Thursday at Hector International Airport in Fargo, North Dakota, after a flight from Las Vegas. | READ MORE


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