Allegiant plane makes emergency landing in Fla.

There were more than 160 passengers on board

An Allegiant airline flight has to make an emergency landing in Jacksonville, Florida.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (WKBN) – The Jacksonville Aviation Authority said an Allegiant Air flight en route from Sanford, Florida to Indianapolis, Indiana made an emergency landing at Jacksonville International Airport Wednesday morning.

Jacksonville Aviation Authority officials said Allegiant Air Flight 758 was diverted because of a pressurization issue. The plane landed safely at Jacksonville International Airport before 9 a.m.

There were more than 160 passengers on board. Allegiant officials said the passengers were back in the air after a three-hour wait…they also received $50 vouchers for future travel on the airline.

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