BREAKING: American Airlines Flight Evacuated At Heathrow Airport

The emergency slides have been activated on an American Airlines flight at Heathrow Terminal 3.zwertyThe plane was evacuated, reportedly due to smoke in the cabin. Police have confirmed they are responding.  Worried passengers took to Twitter to share images of smoke emerging from the back of the plane.

The evacuated flight was American Airlines Flight 731, due to leave London Heathrow at 1.30pm local time, and arrive at Charlotte Douglas International Airport in North Carolina at 5.20pm local time.