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Plane fire at Dubai Airport, Aug., 3, 2016

Photo: Fire-damaged Emirates Boeing 777 sits at Dubai International Airport - STR/EPA

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Plane fire at Dubai Airport, Aug., 3, 2016

Video: Thick black smoke rising from Emirates Boeing 777 aircraft on the ground in Dubai - via @Maqarcom

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air travel

Emirates says 'technical fault' forced Boeing 777-300 aircraft heading to Maldives to make emergency landing in Mumbai; all passengers safe - AFP

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Tokyo International Airport, Tokyo, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan

Video: Passengers using the emergency slides to evacuate a Korean Air Boeing 777 that suffered an engine fire before takeoff at Haneda Airport in Tokyo - @AJJTokyo

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Korean Air plane fire at Tokyo International Airport, May 27, 2016

Editor's note: The Korean Air plane that evacuated before takeoff in Tokyo is reported to be Flight KE2708 with scheduled service to Seoul's Gimpo International Airport. Japan's Kyodo News and NHK report that the fire occurred on the left wing or engine of the Boeing 777. All 319 passengers and crew members were safely evacuated, Yonhap News reports. - Jimmy

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Boeing 777X jetliner bids

Textron says it has won 10-year contract with Boeing to design and manufacture flight simulators for 777X aircraft - Reuters

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Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 missing

Relatives of dozen Chinese passengers aboard missing flight MH370 filed suits against Malaysia Airlines, Boeing, Rolls Royce and others in Beijing - AFP

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Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 missing

ATSB chief investigator: MH370 search will end this summer, even if plane still isn't found - NBC News

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Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 missing

Report: 2nd possible MH370 plane part found in Reunion by Johnny Begue, who found part last July; police have not followed up with Begue after turning object in, he says - AFP

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Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 missing

Photo: Aircraft debris found on Mozambique beach believed to be from Boeing 777, same type of plane involved in MH370 crash - @MarkHanrahan9

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Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 missing

Malaysian transport minister sees 'high possibility' debris found in Mozambique belongs to a Boeing 777 like the one in MH370 crash, but cautions against too much speculation - @liowtionglai

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Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 missing

Investigators examining possible Boeing 777 part found off Mozambique in search for missing MH370: sources - NBC News

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Plane fire at Las Vegas airport, Sept. 8, 2015

Boeing says it 'is prepared to provide technical assistance to the NTSB following today's incident at McCarran Airport in Las Vegas' - @BoeingAirplanes

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Plane fire at Las Vegas airport, Sept. 8, 2015

Update: Las Vegas airport administrator says 13 people injured while exiting British Airways plane that caught fire; NTSB en route - @PatrickWalker

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Plane fire at Las Vegas airport, Sept. 8, 2015

Clark County, Nev., official on airport plane fire: 14 people transported to Sunrise Hospital for evaluation of minor injuries; majority occurred as people were sliding down inflatable chutes - @News3LV

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Plane fire at Las Vegas airport, Sept. 8, 2015

McCarran Airport in Las Vegas says the fire department received 1st call about plane fire at 4:13 pm PT; fire out, passengers evacuated by 4:18 pm PT - @LASairport

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Plane fire at Las Vegas airport, Sept. 8, 2015

Photo: Overhead view of British Airways plane that aborted takeoff at Las Vegas airport because of fire - @TomNews3LV

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Plane fire at Las Vegas airport, Sept. 8, 2015

Boeing: We're aware of the incident at McCarran Airport in Las Vegas. Our teams are currently gathering more information - @BoeingAirplanes

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Plane fire at Las Vegas airport, Sept. 8, 2015

FAA spokesperson says left engine of British Airways plane caught fire during takeoff from Las Vegas airport - @rickytwrites

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Plane fire at Las Vegas airport, Sept. 8, 2015

Las Vegas airport: Plane that caught fire before taking off was a Boeing 777-200; 159 passengers and 13 crew on flight on board, 2 minor injuries; 1 runway out of service - @LASairport

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