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Plane arriving from Gulf country catches fire at Hyderabad airport

Plane arriving from Gulf country catches fire at Hyderabad airport

No casualties were reported as a result of the incident.



By Web Report

Published: Thu 2 Aug 2018, 12:00 PM

Last updated: Thu 2 Aug 2018, 2:50 PM

A Jazeera Airways plane engine had caught fire due to a technical problem.
The incident took place at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad, India.  The plane had flown in from Kuwait and was taxing to a stop on the runway.
According to an India Today report, the flight had 145 people on board.
The fire was bought under control after the pilot switched off the engine. Firefighters were able to put out the blaze.
No casualties were reported as a result of the incident.
 


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