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United Airlines flight carrying 147 passenger makes emergency landing in Dublin due to technical snag

Theodore Koumelis - 16 August 2013, 09:59

A major safety operation was unrolled and airdrome officers at once alerted the emergency services.

LONDON - United Airlines flight from Heathrow to Washington created the landing just before 3pm thanks to suspected engine issues. Witnesses according seeing smoke course from the cockpit of the craft – that was carrying 147 passengers.

“It gave the look of there was a possible major emergency, smoke was clearly seen starting of the cockpit,” a watch witness aforementioned.

Dublin fireplace Brigade sent four fireplace engines, one emergency tender, one foam tender and 2 district officers, in step with a spokesperson.

The port airdrome Authority aforementioned that no-one was hurt within the incident.

“The plane has landed safely and therefore the state of affairs is being checked out,” a voice aforementioned.

The plane left Heathrow at 1:05pm and was thanks to land in Washington tonight.

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