BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — A commercial airline flight bound for Dallas with more than 80 people on board had to return to an Alabama airport because of smoke in the passenger cabin.

A spokesperson for American Airlines said American Eagle flight 5723, operated by Mesa Airlines, departed without issue on Tuesday morning but had to turn around after the pilot reported smoke.

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The plane returned to the airport at 6:40 a.m. after only 11 minutes in the air. Passengers got off the aircraft on the tarmac before being taken inside the terminal.

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No injuries are being reported.

The twin-engine Bombardier CRJ-900 was carrying 79 passengers and four crew members.

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