Air China flight Makes Emergency Landing in Winnipeg

Posted by on Sunday, June 5, 2016

By Julian Herzog, CC BY 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=17243838

An Air China flight was forced to make an emergency landing in Winnipeg on Saturday night.

The emergency landing was made after the crew of the Boeing 777 noticed a problem with one of the engines.

The plane carrying 291 people on board landed without incident around 8:30 p.m.

Passengers and crew were put up in hotels. The flight was en route to Beijing from Washington.

Air China is the flag carrier and one of the major airlines of the People's Republic of China.



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