Air Transat 737-800 makes emergency landing at Newark after reports of fire

Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in New Jersey briefly closed its runways March 9 after the pilot of an Air Transat Boeing 737-800 requested an emergency landing because of reports of smoke or fire in the aircraft’s cargo hold. Air Transat flight 942 diverted to EWR while en route from...

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