Back to Squawk list
  • -10

Suspicion of fire in cargo hold prompts emergency British Airways landing in St. John’s

A British Airways Boeing 777 carrying 209 people landed safely at St. John’s International Airport after declaring an emergency early Tuesday morning. The flight was a few hours in the air — it had left JFK International Airport in New York City, head for London’s Heathrow Airport — when the pilot announced there may be a fire in the cargo area. Everyone was pretty calm and the crew were great.- James Sterling, passenger ( More...

Sort type: [Top] [Newest]


Don't have an account? Register now (free) for customized features, flight alerts, and more!
This website uses cookies. By using and further navigating this website, you accept this.
Did you know that FlightAware flight tracking is supported by advertising?
You can help us keep FlightAware free by allowing ads from We work hard to keep our advertising relevant and unobtrusive to create a great experience. It's quick and easy to whitelist ads on FlightAware or please consider our premium accounts.