Breaking: Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 777F (cargo) on fire at Shanghai Pudong International Airport, China — it’s burning through part of the fuselage. pic.twitter.com/gD2kAMLBUq
— Alex Macheras (@AlexInAir) July 22, 2020
ዛሬ ቻይና ውስጥ በከፊል መቃጠል ስላጋጠመው አውሮፕላን የኢትዮጵያ አየር መንገድ ያወጣው መግለጫ! pic.twitter.com/vqA5hszN55
— Elias Meseret (@EliasMeseret) July 22, 2020
VIDEO OF ETHIOPIAN 777 FREIGHTER ON FIRE IN CHINA
(airlineratings)—An Ethiopian Airlines’ 777F freighter has caught fire at Shanghai’s Pudong Airport.
The incident is almost identical to another fire on an Ethiopian 787 aircarft at Heathrow in 2013 which was caused by a runaway battery.
The first on the 777 freighter started on the main freight deck and has spread into the ceiling or crown of the jet.
There are no reports of injuries.
#Breaking a Ethiopian Airlines 777F caught on fire at Shanghai Pudong International Airport. The fire seem to originate from the main cargo deck and has burn thru the upper fuselage. #AvGeek pic.twitter.com/rSEeRZWgTX
— FATIII Aviation (@FATIIIAviation) July 22, 2020