Fiji Airlines Emergency Diversion to Auckland

Monday, August 5, 2013
By George Hatcher

A Fiji Airways Boeing 737-700 was en route from Auckland to Suva when an engine developed issues.

Pilots returned to Auckland International Airport where they made a safe landing with emergency services including fourteen fire engines on standby.

After landing, the plane was escorted by half a dozen fire engines. No fire was found on the plane.

Passengers were provided alternative transportation. None of the 122 passengers or six crew were injured.

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