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Italy: aircraft en route to Egypt landed back in Cagliari due to an engine's failure
Cagliari, Italy - No consequence for the 150 passengers on board
Fear yesterday on board of an Egyptian AMC Airlines Boeing 737/800 carrying 150 passengers. While it was flying over Sicily at about 9,000 meters of altitude, an explosion and a sudden loss of power made everyone think the worst: one of the two engines had stopped functioning. Luckily, this time the pilot managed to invert the route and land back at Cagliari-Elmas airport from where it had departed,...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency