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Engine Fire Prompts Evacuation Of Passengers From Air China Flight, Nine Injured

Posted on AllSides September 11th, 2023
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Nine passengers were injured Sunday after an engine fire prompted an Air China flight to evacuate in Singapore, according to local media. Prior to landing at 4:15 p.m., Air China flight CA403 encountered smoke in the forward cargo hold and lavatory, state news outlet the Global Times reported. Videos and photos shared on social media show the interior of the plane filled with smoke and passengers quickly evacuating the aircraft using the emergency exit inflatable slide. All 146 passengers and nine crew members were safely evacuated from the plane, the...

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