A Qatar Airways Airbus A330 was forced to return to Istanbul Atatürk Airport Aug. 18 after a suspected engine fire. “We can confirm today’s flight, QR240, which was due to fly Istanbul to Doha returned to Istanbul and landed safely. The passengers disembarked as normal and the pilots followed all Qatar Airways safety procedures. An Airbus A330 was operating the flight with 298 passengers and 14 crew on board. The investigation is underway and I can’t go into further ...

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