Brazil: passenger plane engine catches on fire, no injuries

February 14, 2016 9:30 PM

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SAO PAULO – The Brazilian airline Gol says an engine on one of its jetliners caught fire as it prepared for takeoff from the Brasilia airport, but no one was injured.

The airline says the plane was being pushed back from the airport gate Sunday when its right turbine had a technical failure that caused the fire.

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