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Delhi-bound SpiceJet aircraft catches fire mid-air, passengers safe

Telangana Today | 19/06/2022 05:00 PM | Click to read full article

A SpiceJet Boeing 737 with about 185 people on board passengers returned safely to Patna soon after an emergency landing on Sunday afternoon following the reports of a fire in one of the engines.

During the rotation, the cockpit crew suspected a bird hit on the engine. Later, the crew did not observe any abnormality and the flight resumed further climb.