Watch: BA Boeing 747 catches fire at Castellón airport in Spain

WATCH: British Airways (BA) Boeing 747 catches fire at Castellón airport in Spain, thankfully no-one was hurt in the blaze.

An unused two-story, fifteen-metre-high Boeing 747 aircraft had been parked at the airport on the Mediterranean coast of Spain waiting to be scrapped when the fire broke out.

The British Airways plane was quickly put out by firefighters from Plana Alta, Baix Maestat and Plana Baixa crews, who attended with two command units, and according to Aerocas sources, any other planes that were parked near the burning one were removed for precautionary measures.

According to a tweet published in the official account of the Castellón airport, “there have been no injuries to [report] and the fire is already [contained].”

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Matthew Roscoe

Originally from the UK, Matthew is based on the Costa Blanca and is a web reporter for The Euro Weekly News covering international and Spanish national news. Got a news story you want to share? Then get in touch at [email protected]


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