Thomas Cook A332 at Manchester on Jun 24th 2013, rejected takeoff

[wpvideo MIGKISzK] A Thomas Cook Airbus A330-200, registration G-OMYT performing flight MT-314 from Manchester,EN (UK) to Punta Cana (Dominican Republic) with 325 people on board, rejected takeoff from Manchester’s runway 23R at high speed (about 140 knots) after the right hand engine (Trent 772) emitted a loud bang and failed. The aircraft slowed safely and…

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Boeing 737 smoke incident shows emergency evacuation difficulties

Sixteen passengers were injured in the emergency evacuation of a Boeing 737-800 at Glasgow, UK, in October 2012. The AAIB investigation revealed several evacuation difficulties. On October 19, 2012 a Jet2 Boeing 737-800 was scheduled to operate a flight from Glasgow, UK to Alicante, Spain. There were 187 passengers and six crew members on board….

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