Engine failure on Pakistan International Airlines Boeing 777; safely returns to Lahore


On 15 September, a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) Boeing 777 (AP-BGK) operated flight PK759 between Lahore, Pakistan and Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. During take-off, an engine fire alarm sounded on the aircraft’s right hand engine. The pilots immediately returned to Lahore and safely landed 13 minutes after its initial take-off. Passengers witnessed flames coming out of the damaged engine.

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