According to ABC reports, on July 8, local time, a Delta Air Lines flight from Atlanta, Georgia to Baltimore, Maryland encountered an engine failure during its flight. Passengers near the window The captured video showed a metal part bouncing inside the rotating engine.
This flight is flown by McDonnell Douglas-88 aircraft and is already oldIn 32 years, it took off at 12:48 noon that day. There were 148 passengers on board. Some passengers said that about an hour after taking off from Atlanta, they heard an explosion like smoke, the air conditioner stopped working, and the cabin became hotter and hotter. The passengers were terrified, and someone started texting their parents saying "I love you".
The passengers on the plane heard the captain’s announcementZhong said that one of the aircraft's engines failed and was preparing for an emergency landing. The flight attendants quickly instructed the passengers to fasten their seat belts, loosen their collars, take off their ties, scarves and glasses, and bow their heads to prevent collisions when the plane is approaching the ground.
The plane finally landed in Luo, North Carolina at about 2:27 pm that day. -Durham International Airport made a successful emergency landing.The rescue team was waiting on the tarmac. There are no reports of casualties. Delta Air Lines confirmed that the rectifier cone of this aircraft had fallen into the left engine.
Delta Airlines issued a statement apologizing to passengers and provided passengers with a $30 meal coupon compensation. These passengers arrived in Baltimore at about 8:30 in the evening.