Oakland Airport: Allegiant Airlines Plane Catches on Fire

By Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.
October 16, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

An Allegiant Airlines plane reportedly caught on fire at the Oakland Airport on Wednesday, according to local media.

Oakland fire officials said they are responding to the blaze, reported KTVU.

It is unclear if anyone was injured.

NBC Bay Area reported that the fire was in one of the plane’s engines.

The aircraft landed safely.

This was the second incident involving a plane at the Oakland Airport on Wednesday.

A plane that took off from the San Jose airport hit a bird and was forced to land in Oakland.

Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.