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PHILIPPINE AIRLINES B777 ENGINE CATCHES FIRE JUST AFTER TAKE OFF AT LAX

Boeing 777 Philippine Airlines engine catches fire

LOS ANGELES INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT – A Boeing 777-300ER from Philippine Airlines – en route from Los Angeles to Manila in the Philippines – returned to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) shortly after take off, when smoke and flames were suddenly coming out from the right engine of the aircraft. The pilot decided to return to

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UTAIR B737 ENGINE CATCHES FIRE BEFORE TAKE OFF IN MOSCOW

Utair B737-800 (VQ-BQQ)

MOSCOW – Earlier this week the engine of a Boeing 737 – operated by Russia’s Utair airlines from Moscow to Makhachkala – has caught fire on the runway just before take off at Vnukovo airport. Passengers of the aircraft noticed a burst of flames outside the jet – coming from the right engine of the

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