Cargolux Cargo Plane Diverted to Shannon, On Report of Fire

Saturday, March 15, 2014
By George Hatcher

A Cargolux operated cargo airplane, flying from Puerto Rico to Maastricht, Holland, made an emergency landing at Ireland’s Shannon Airport, on the morning of March 14, 2014.

According to initial reports, the pilot of Boeing 747-400 reported fire in the cargo bay and hence requested clearance to land at Shannon airport.

A Shannon airport spokesperson has confirmed that no one was injured.

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