Published: Jan 08, 2013 10:05 AM EST

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Dozens of passengers headed to a casino in Biloxi, Miss., were out of luck after their jet was pulled off the runway because of a legal dispute.
    
The 130 passengers were scheduled to travel from St. Petersburg-Clearwater Airport on Monday to Gulfport, Miss., for a three-day and four-night trip at the Beau Rivage Casino.
    
The Tampa Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/13dQgE2) the seizure stemmed from a dispute between Las Vegas-based Vision Airlines and CTS Engines of Fort Lauderdale. Vision Airlines officials say the engine company claims in a lawsuit filed in Broward County that the airline owes it around $75,000.
    
On Dec. 19, the company filed to have the lawsuit dismissed but a few days later, a judge in Broward County signed an order allowing the jet to be seized.
    
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Information from: The Tampa (Fla.) Tribune, http://www.tampatrib.com

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