Punta Gorda, FLA. - Allegiant flight 959, en-route from South Bend, Ind. to Punta Gorda, Fla. arrived safely around 4 a.m. Saturday, after it made an emergency landing at Fort Wayne International Airport (FWA). Pilots spotted a fire indicator light from the cargo hold area. An inspection later determined there was no fire on board.
The aircraft landed at FWA at approximately 1:24 pm local time, and all passengers and crew were safely evacuated from the aircraft via the emergency slides. Reports indicate that there were no injuries.