Smoke in the cockpit


American Airlines plane returned to the airport because of smoke in the cockpit

Airplane airline "United Airlines"Executed the flight to London, urgently returned to the airport of Newark because of smoke in the cockpit.

On board the aircraft were 97 people, of whom 84 passenger. As a result of the incident none of them was hurt, and she was successful emergency landing. On the runway airliner already anticipated fire services, but after evacuation, a cursory inspection revealed no possible ignition source.

Currently, the plane is examined by experts, and according to the first data received, the cause of the cockpit smoke was a short circuit in the electrical wiring.