Response for Smoke in the Cockpit of Landing Aircraft Secured at Chicago Executive Airport

Firefighters and paramedics from Prospect Heights and Wheeling responded about 8:05 a.m. Saturday, July 17, 2021 to a report of an aircraft incident at Chicago Executive Airport, 1086 South Milwaukee Avenue in Prospect Heights and Wheeling.

The aircraft landed safely by about 8:12 a.m. Fire command reported there was smoke coming from an outlet in the aircraft. The situation was secured and extra fire equipment was returned by 8:14 a.m.

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The information in this article is an early report published before any summary information was confirmed or released by police or fire authorities.

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