Fedex MD10 near Tulsa on Jun 7th 2022, fire on cargo deck
Last Update: June 8, 2022 / 13:50:14 GMT/Zulu time
Tower advised other aircraft on approach that the airport was closed to an evacuation on the runway, the Fedex aircraft was actually on fire.
Tulsa Fire Department reported the crew evacuated safely, both runways were closed for about 30 minutes. The aircraft was towed to the cargo apron soon after the fire was put out. A number of aircraft decided to divert as result.
The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground about 19 hours after landing.
Aircraft Registration Data
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