SIA aircraft engine on fire after flight returns

Flight-SQ368KUALA LUMPUR: Flight SQ368, a Boeing 777-300ER operating from Singapore to Milan, returned to Singapore on 27 June following an engine oil warning message, according to a statement issued by Singapore Airlines. “We will be co-operating fully with the authorities in their investigations.”

The aircraft’s right engine caught fire after the aircraft touched down at Changi Airport at around 6:50am, it added. “The fire was put out by airport emergency services and there were no injuries to the 222 passengers and 19 crew on board.”

“Passengers disembarked through stairs and were transported to the terminal building by bus.”

Passengers will be transferred to another aircraft which is expected to depart for Milan later on Monday.