The pilot for the Delta international flight that departed New York JFK heading to Accra Ghana aborted the flight takeoff due to an undisclosed emergency. After the flight was aborted, the landing gear in the back wheel caught fire but New York fire fighter quickly put the fire away.
All 250 passengers along with 8 crewmembers aboard the delta flight were safe. Post crash investigation revealed that aborted takeoff after observing an issue with the airspeed indicator, causing the brakes to overheat and ignite the gear. – The New York Post reports.
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