#AVIATIONGOALS An Antonov An-124 from Zürich landing at Iqaluit with a replacement engine for a SWISS Boeing 777-300ER.
SWIPE to see the Swiss 777 landing at Iqaluit!
The Swiss Air Boeing 777, registration HB-JND, was performing flight LX40 from Zurich (Switzerland) to Los Angeles (USA) with 233 people on board. Enroute the left hand engine (GE90) showed a fault and shut down automatically. The flight crew drifted the aircraft down and diverted to Iqaluit for a safe landing about 100 minutes later.
A Swiss Airbus A330-300, registration HB-JHK, flew from New York JFK to Iqaluit and took the passengers from Iqaluit to New York's JFK Airport.
All school busses of Iqaluit were dispatched to the airport to transfer the passengers from the Boeing 777 to the relief A330
Credits: Tattuinee (youtube) and YellowBonz69 © (February 2017) - 23 minutes ago