Thursday, October 29, 2015

Dynamic International Airways Catches Fire Before Takeoff at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport, Florida

12:32 AM Thursday . A Dynamic International Airways Boeing 767 caught fire about 10:30 ET Thursday while taxiing for departure Thursday at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.

Passengers evacuated via slides onto the taxiway, and there are reports of several injuries. The aircraft carries between 180 and 290 passengers.

The pilot of an aircraft traveling behind Dynamic International Airways Flight 405 reported fuel was leaking from the aircraft before the fire started.

The Boeing 767 passenger jet appears to have been taxiing when the left engine caught fire. The fire was extinguished by a fire rescue team on sight

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