Southwest Airlines on Tuesday told ATW the Boeing 737-700, which mistakenly landed at Taney County airport in Branson, Mo. instead of Branson Airport Sunday evening, has been placed back into service. The pilots have been placed on paid leave, pending the outcome of the investigation by the US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and FAA, Southwest said. “The aircraft that landed at (PLK) Taney County airport in Branson, Mo., departed at approximately 3:00 p.m. CST Monday ...

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