Back to Squawk list
  • 24

jetBlue flight headed to JFK from San Juan evacuated after aborted takeoff

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (WABC) -- A Jet Blue flight headed to JFK Airport from Puerto Rico was evacuated after the left engine caught on fire Saturday night. Flight 704 from Luis Munoz Marin International Airport in San Juan experienced the engine fire while taxiing before takeoff around 7:15 p.m. Puerto Rico airport official Rolando Padua said in a press statement that the 186 passengers aboard the A-320 aircraft were evacuated after the pilot halted the A-320 aircraft before it could take off.… ( More...

Sort type: [Top] [Newest]

Max Power 2
"People started screaming, and people were trying to bust open the emergency exit with their arms. The flight attendants came and held everybody back,"

My god, people are so stupid.
steve rogers 1
good job the pilot stopped before take off , engine fire is never a good thing in the air .


Don't have an account? Register now (free) for customized features, flight alerts, and more!
This website uses cookies. By using and further navigating this website, you accept this.
Did you know that FlightAware flight tracking is supported by advertising?
You can help us keep FlightAware free by allowing ads from We work hard to keep our advertising relevant and unobtrusive to create a great experience. It's quick and easy to whitelist ads on FlightAware or please consider our premium accounts.