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Two's in
7th Aug 2006, 20:58
Report from Local (Orlando) News Channel 6:

An engine fire on a Northwest Airlines forced a plane to make an emergency landing at Orlando International Airport Monday, according to Local 6 News.

Officials said a pilot on the jetliner reported flames in one of the engines.

There were no injuries on board and passengers were being bused to a terminal after the landing.

8th Aug 2006, 01:55
Actually it was a Northwest A-320 aborting a T/O, smoke was seen coming from (I believe) the # 1 engine, probably had a fire warning.

We had just landed on 35R and were holding short of 35L when Northwest was aborting.