US Vice President Kamala Harris' plane forced to return due to technical problem

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Vice President Kamala Harris' level was forced to instrumentality to Joint Base Andrews successful Maryland aft a method glitch was detected successful her plane.

US Vice President Kamala Harris (Reuters photo)

A method occupation that progressive "no contiguous information issue" forced Vice President Kamala Harris' level to instrumentality to Joint Base Andrews successful Maryland astir 30 minutes aft she had near Sunday connected a travel to Guatemala and Mexico.

Air Force Two landed safely and she gave a thumbs-up erstwhile she got off.

"I'm good, I'm good. We each said a small prayer, but we're good," she said.

The vice president departed successful different level astir an hr and a fractional later.

Her spokesperson, Symone Sanders, told reporters travelling with Harris that soon aft takeoff the unit of the archetypal craft noticed that the landing cogwheel was not storing arsenic it should, which could person led to further mechanical issues.

"While determination arsenic nary contiguous information issue, retired of an abundance of caution they returned to JBA wherever they person each the parts and mechanics they request to hole the issue," she said.

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