American B788 at London on Jun 17th 2016, malfunction of outflow valve
Last Update: June 17, 2016 / 21:42:16 GMT/Zulu time
The aircraft remained on the ground for about 3 hours, then departed again and is estimated to reach Chicago with a delay of 2.5 hours.
Passengers reported hearing loud noises in the cabin.
Several media in the UK as well as aviation services initially reported an engine fire indication/engine blaze before toning down their reports.
The airline reported the aircraft returned as a precaution over a mechanical issue, that had nothing to do with an engine.
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