The flight engine of United Airlines of America failed on flight on Saturday. An emergency landing was made immediately after the engine caught fire, but in the meantime, a large amount of debris fell in the residential areas of the American city of Denver. The aircraft flew from Denver to another US city.
The airline tweeted, “Flight number UA328 from Denver to Honolulu experienced an engine failure shortly after departure, followed by a safe landing of the aircraft immediately back to Denver. Precautionary emergency staff rescued all passengers Took it out.
The airline officials said that no one was harmed in the incident. According to US media reports, there were a total of 231 passengers and 10 member crew members aboard the aircraft. Pictures of the crashed plane have also been shared on Twitter.
A video shot from inside the aircraft showed the Boeing 777-200 flipping the right engine on the wing and wobbling. As soon as the aircraft started flying above a barren ground, its cover completely disappeared.
David Delucia, a passenger aboard the plane, told the Denver Post, “I can honestly say that I thought we were going to die now – because we were constantly coming down from altitude just after the Wings exploded.” During this time, David held his wife’s hand.