ALERT Oxygen masks dropped on board American Airlines #AA950 prior emergency landing

American Airlines #AA950 returned to Sao Paulo Airport following mechanical problems.

American Airlines Flight #AA950 to New York JFK was forced to return to Sao Paulo (GRU) Airport 45 minutes after takeoff due to technical issues.

The Boeing 777-200 (reg. N730AN) performed an overweight landing causing tire damage.

Passengers oxygen masks dropped indicating a pressurization issue.

The aircraft was met by emergency services and passengers disembarked on a taxiway after landing at runway 28R because of reported damage to its tires and the ensuing fire that was put out by the airport fire service.

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