Swiss International Airlines Flight Returns to Copenhagen due to Engine issue

Sunday, August 21, 2016
By George Hatcher

swissairSwiss International Airlines flight LX-1267 had to return for an emergency landing in Copenhagen, Denmark, on August 19th.

The plane took off for Zurich, Switzerland, but had to turn back after its right engine began emitting flames and loud bangs.

The crew shut down the engine before the plane landed back safely. No injuries were reported.

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