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Toronto, Feb 3 (Canadian-Media): An emergency landing was made at Madrid's international airport by a Toronto-bound Air Canada plane shortly after take off when pilots reported engine problem and tire rupture, media reports said.
Toronto-bound Air Canada flight makes an emergency landing in Madrid's International Airport. Image Credit: Facebook
After circling southeast of Adolfo Suarez-Barajas airport to use up fuel and lighten the aircraft, the Boeing 767 carrying 128 passengers.
An F18 fighter jet had been dispatched from a military airport near the Spanish capital, said Spain's defence ministry, to evaluate the damage of landing gear of Toronto-bound Flight AC837.
Online videos were posted by Madrid residents showing a plane flying unusually low over the Spanish capital's centre and suburbs.