Emergency Landing in SFO

Tuesday, August 6, 2013
By George Hatcher


On August 3rd, a United Airlines Boeing 747-400 was en route to Sydney, Australia when it made an emergency landing in San Francisco International Airport Saturday night.

An emergency was declared on 863 after taking off at 10:45 p.m.

One of the engines was shut down.

The plane turned around, dumped fuel and made a safe landing at San Francisco International Airport with emergency services standing by.

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