Engine on United flight catches fire after landing

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed July 4, 2017 14:53

Engine on United flight catches fire after landing

The engine of a SkyWest CRJ700 caught fire moments after the aircraft landed at Denver International Airport on Sunday. All 63 people aboard exited the plane safely. An airline spokesperson confirmed that there was no indication of an engine problem until the aircraft was on the ground.

The National Transportation Safety Board was notified of the incident, which is under investigation.

Image: Bombardier
Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed July 4, 2017 14:53