• Suspected “engine explosion” leads to emergency landing of UA flight

    7 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    A suspected “engine explosion” led to a United Airlines flight from Fort Myers, Florida, to Newark to make an emergency landing in Fort Myers shortly after takeoff Wednesday.
    According to flight tracker FlightAware, Cliff Maloney, president of the student organisation Young Americans for Liberty, was on United Flight 2397, which took off from Fort Myers at 12:12 p.m. and made an emergency landing back at the airport about 45 minutes later.
    Five or 10 minutes into the flight on the Airbus A320, while the plane was still climbing, he heard a “loud banging noise” right outside the window of...
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