Flash - Airplane Making Emergency Landing at Tocumen - Engine On Fire
Friday, November 18 2011 @ 10:37 AM EST
Contributed by: Don Winner
Updates Will Be Added Right Here:
- 10:42 am - Reportedly it's a Continental aircraft.
- 10:44 am - Aircraft has landed. Continental airlines.
Image of plane landing at Tocumen.
- 10:51 am - Barring any additional news or significant updates, this incident is closed.
- 11:02 am - This was the regularly scheduled Continental flight from Tocumen in Panama City to Houston. Depart: 9:55 a.m. Panama City, Panama (PTY), Arrive: 1:18 p.m. Houston, TX (IAH - Intercontinental) Travel Time: 4 hr 23 mn, Flight: CO1031m Aircraft: Boeing 737-900 - Capacity: 173 (20 First, 153 Economy Class) Cruise Speed: 530 mph Propulsion: Two General Electric CFM56-7B26 High Bypass Ratio turbofan engines, rated at 26,300 pounds thrust each, Wingspan: 112 feet, 7 inches
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