American Airlines says flight 257 security concern ‘a non-credible threat’

File photo of an American Airlines plane taking off from Los Angeles International Airport.
File photo of an American Airlines plane taking off from Los Angeles International Airport.PHOTO: REUTERS

BENGALURU (REUTERS) - American Airlines Group Inc on Wednesday (Oct 24) said a security concern related to flight 257 bound for Mexico city from Miami was a “non-credible threat, that should be cleared momentarily”. 

Miami International Airport had said in a tweet earlier that police were investigating a security concern related to the flight. 

The passengers on the flight had been evacuated, the airport said.