A United Airlines flight bound for Honolulu was forced to make an emergency landing in Denver, Colorado, after its engine failed and appeared to have caught fire with passengers on board.
United Airlines flight 328 had just taken off when it was forced to return to Denver, Colorado, due to a “reported engine issue,” Denver International Airport officials said Saturday afternoon. “The aircraft has landed safely and no injuries have been reported. Big thanks to the pilot and crew for safely landing the aircraft,” tweeted the airport.
United flight 328 departed from DEN this afternoon and returned shortly after with a reported engine issue. The aircraft has landed safely and no injuries have been reported. Big thanks to the pilot and crew for safely landing the aircraft.
— Denver Int’l Airport (@DENAirport) February 20, 2021
Video posted to social media, purportedly taken by a Flight 328 passenger, shows that one of the plane’s engines appears to have