SEATTLE (AP) – Alaska Airways says there was an “unauthorized take-off” of an airplane and witnesses reported a jet being chased by navy planes close to Sea-Tac Worldwide Airport in Washington state.
The airline tells The Related Press that the aircraft was a Horizon Air Q400 and it believed no passengers have been on board.
No different info was instantly obtainable.
Horizon Air is a part of Alaska Air Group and flies shorter routes all through the U.S. West.
The Q400 ix a turboprop plane with 76 seats.