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A United Airlines flight bound for Dublin was forced to make an emergency landing early Tuesday at Logan International Airport after a report of fumes in the cockpit, officials said.

Flight 126 departed Washington, D.C., at 9:57 p.m. Monday and landed at Logan at 12:35 a.m. Tuesday, according to the tracking site FlightAware and Jennifer Mehigan, a spokeswoman for the Massachusetts Port Authority.

“The flight crew declared an emergency due to a report of fumes in the cockpit. The flight diverted to Boston,” the Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement.

The odor may have been detected in the cabin as well, said Charles Hobart, a United spokesman. Airline maintenance crews inspected the plane when it landed.

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No one was injured, the FAA said.

United declined to comment on the cause of the odor.

“The flight landed without incident and taxied to a gate,” said Kimberly Gibbs, a United spokeswoman.

The plane, a Boeing 757-200, reboarded and took off at 6:42 a.m., according to FlightAware. The flight was set to land in Dublin at 5:57 p.m. local time, about eight hours later than planned.

The FAA is investigating the incident, the statement said.


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