Plane experiences hydraulics problems

July 1, 2008 4:15:59 PM PDT
San Mateo County fire units responded to the San Francisco International Airport this afternoon after an incoming flight from Hong Kong reported hydraulic problems, authorities said.

Cathay Pacific Airways flight No. 872, a Boeing 747 aircraft, reported having hydraulic problems around 1:15 p.m., said airport spokesman Mike McCarron.

The plane landed at SFO safely at about 2:05 p.m., according to McCarron.