Posts Tagged ‘fires’

These are the remains of the lithium-ion battery that burst into flames inside a Boeing 787 last week. (Photo by NTSB)

NTSB Shows Off Crispy Boeing 787 Battery

NTSB investigators are making progress in their investigation of last week's Boeing 787 fire in Boston and shared some photos to prove it.
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Smoke is seen in the rear cargo door of the Japan Airlines Boeing 787. (Screengrab from WHDH video)

Japan Airlines 787 Dreamliner Catches Fire In Boston

The fire broke out in an electrical compartment of the empty aircraft, which had recently arrived from Japan.
by Jason Rabinowitz

Newark Liberty International Airport control tower.

Newark Airport Control Tower Evacuated Due to Smoke [UPDATED]

Flights into Newark Liberty Airport were halted Tuesday afternoon after smoke was reported in the control tower's elevator shaft.
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All that's left of CSA's ATR 42 OK-KFM is a charred pile of debris. (Photo by

Two Airliners Destroyed by Hangar Fires On Consecutive Days in Prague and Antigua

A CSA Czech Airlines ATR-42 and a Dash 8-300 flown by LIAT were destroyed in separate hangar fires this past weekend.
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Aerial view of Toronto Pearson International Airport

Fire Shuts Down Runway at Toronto Pearson Airport: Over 100 Flights Cancelled

An electrical fire combined with foggy weather to shut down a runway at Toronto's Pearson International Airport Sunday morning, causing dozens of flights to be cancelled.
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