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Delta airliner makes emergency landing in Athens

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By Reuters

<div> <p><span class="caps">ATHENS</span> – A Delta airliner with 248 passengers and crew on board landed safely in Athens on Sunday after the pilot reported an indication of a problem in the hydraulic systems, Greek authorities said.</p> <p>Emergency protocols were deployed and the aircraft landed safely at Athens International Airport.</p> <p>“The plane landed without any problem, they are all safe. The indication was false,” an airport official told Reuters.</p> <p>The Airbus 330 was an route from Atlanta to Athens.</p> <p>“A technical inspection of the aircraft will follow,” another airport official said.</p> <p/> </div>