Pakistan International Airlines 777 caught fire at Manchester Airport yesterday at 9:15 a.m. local time shortly after touching down, prompting the evacuation of passengers via emergency chutes. Flight PK789 with 323 passengers and 12 crew had landed for refueling after flying from Karachi. It was en route to Toronto. Airport authorities said it suffered a small undercarriage fire while taxiing. Three people were taken to a hospital.
Subscribe to Access this Entire Article
"Other News - 04/08/2005" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.