Air India flight to San Francisco catches fire at Delhi airport | Watch video
An Air India aircraft's engine or Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) caught fire at Delhi Airport late Wednesday night.
The aircraft, Boeing B777-200LR (VT-ALF), was bound for a flight to San Francisco. The incident took place while the aircraft was still at the bay.
#WATCH Air India Delhi to San Francisco (Boeing 777) flight caught fire in Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) yesterday at Delhi airport. Fire started during AC repair. Air India terms it minor incident, plane was empty at the time of repair work, fire was doused immediately. pic.twitter.com/Og790FVABEANI (@ANI) April 25, 2019
Air India authorities have said that maintenance work was going on and added that there were no passenger on the plane at the time of the incident.
(Inputs from Nagarjun and Pankaj)