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Plane passenger films viral video showing dramatic engine fault in mid-air

Plane passenger films viral video showing dramatic engine fault in mid-air

Thankfully, the plane made an emergency landing in Raleigh, North Carolina and all passengers aboard the plane safely disembarked with no injuries or health issues, other than the fact that they were all rightfully terrified. "It started slowing down a bit, the air cut off".

Footage posted to social media by passenger Logan Webb shows one of the engine's nose cones, also known as a spinner, being tossed around a jet turbine.

Porch's boyfriend, Tyler Kreuger, said he was afraid he would die.

A U.S. woman has filmed the moment one of the engines on her Delta Air Lines flight suffered a catastrophic failure. One passenger, Jack Leonard, told ABC 11 those on board "heard and felt everything" including a loud explosion followed by a smoke-filled cabin.

A USA passenger plane has made an emergency landing after part of one of its engines came loose mid-air.

Passengers on board a Delta Air Lines flight in the U.S. have recalled the frightening moments when an engine malfunction forced their plane to make an emergency landing.

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"I pulled out my phone, and I know I didn't have service", Kruger said to WMAR-TV.

The daily flight takes off from Hartsfield-Jackson International to Baltimore/Washington International and returns all in the space of a few hours.

Gizmodo has reached out to Delta Air Lines for further comment on this incident, and we'll update if we hear back.

Passengers were rebooked on another flight to Atlanta later that day.

Gizmodo have reported passengers were given $30 (£24) food vouchers while they waited in Raleigh.

A Delta spokesperson said the aircraft's engine had been replaced and the airline's maintenance team had been tasked with examining the damaged part.