U.S.-bound passenger jet makes emergency landing at Ben-Gurion Airport

10.10.2011                      13.Cheschwan. 5772

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U.S.-bound passenger jet makes emergency landing at Ben-Gurion Airport

Continental Airlines Boeing 777 with about 280 passengers on board returns to airport after smoke detected following takeoff.

A U.S.-bound Continental Airlines Boeing 777 aircraft made an emergency landing at Ben-Gurion International Airport on Wednesday after the flight crew noticed smoke after takeoff.
Flight #085, with about 280 passengers on board, took off from Ben-Gurion at 12:03 p.m. Five minutes later, pilots told air traffic control that smoke had been detected in the area of the plane's rear kitchen.  The plane turned around and safely landed at Ben-Gurion at 12:37 p.m….