The cargo plane’s engine ignites and drops debris, injuring two people in a Dutch city
The Boeing 747-400 freighter was destined for JFK Airport in New York City, according to Longtail Aviation, the charter airline that owns the plane.
The aircraft’s crew noticed an engine problem shortly after take-off, Longtail Aviation said in a statement to CNN. The crew “followed the correct procedures to investigate the problem,” the airline said.
“As a result, with the approval of the air traffic, it was decided to divert to Belgium’s Liege Airport, where it landed safely,” said the airline.
“Our flight crew took care of it …