Almost 200 flights were cancelled and 20 incoming services diverted following an inflight incident involving a British Airways flight that led to the closure of London Heathrow Airport Friday morning. Several news outlets showed amateur film of the British Airways' Airbus A319 trailing smoke from its starboard engine as it approached the airport’s northern runway, 27R/09L. BA762 to Oslo returned to the London hub 27 minutes after taking off at 0816 local time. The aircraft ...

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