Boeing 777 with engine trouble makes emergency landing in Moscow

Web Report/Moscow
Filed on February 26, 2021
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Incident comes days after United Airlines Boeing 777 aircraft had engine trouble.

A Boeing 777 aircraft operated by Rossiya Airlines made an emergency landing in Moscow due to engine trouble.

The incident has taken place less than a week after a Boeing 777 aircraft being operated by United Airlines experienced engine failure shortly after takeoff causing debris from the broken engine to fall over Denver, Colorado.

The US aviation authority ordered the removal all Pratt & Whitney 4000 engines following the incident.

According to reports, the Rossiya Air flight was operating as a cargo service from Hong Kong to Madrid.

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