Investigation underway after British Airways 777 runway fire

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An investigation is underway after a British Airways (BA) Boeing 777-200ER suffered a major engine fire as it was preparing for takeoff at McCarran International Airport (LAS) in Las Vegas, Nevada. British Airways flight BA2276 was en route for London Gatwick at 16.13 local time on Sept. 8 when the...

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