St. Louis Public Radio News
10:11 am
Tue October 29, 2002

Plane Carrying Fitzgerald, Lott Lands Safely

Mobile, AL – A plane carrying Illinois Senator Peter Fitzgerald and Senate Minority Leader Trent Lott had to land in Alabama yesterday after pilots reported problems with the landing gear.

The plane was headed to a campaign event in Missouri, and landed safely. Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum was also onboard.