Where’s The Fire? Mid Air Scare at Grantley Adams International Airport, Air Canada allays passengers’ fears
Initial reports on Air Canada – their 777 had to return to Barbados, due to a possible fire in the cargo hold. It’s back down safely above gate 22, surrounded by fire trucks etc.
A source on board the flight indicated;-
UPDATED – Captain just confirmed the issue. After sensor went off, soon after takeoff, it sent an immediate fire warning in the cargo hold. Plane had to be rerouted back to GAIA and emergengy procedures had to be observed. Passengers were taken back to the dearture lounge where they await further instructions…