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Debris falls from plane into Denver suburbs during emergency landing – Sydney Morning Herald

Debris from a United Airlines plane fell onto Denver suburbs during an emergency landing on Saturday after one of its engines suffered a catastrophic failure.



When it initially happened, I thought we were done. I thought we were going down, said Delucia, who stuffed his wallet in his pocket so he could be easily identified if the plane did go down. The pilot did an amazing job. It was pretty unnerving.
The Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement that the airplane experienced a right-engine failure shortly after takeoff.
Video posted on Twitter showed the engine fully engulfed in flames as the plane flew through the air. Freeze frames from…

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