BREAKING NEWS : Air Canada Jet on fire over Sydney Australia

This is just breaking now very little information

Jet on fire over Sydney Australia dumping fuel … ports?bn=1 … 6103330896

UPDATE: Aircraft is flight 034 - Boeing 777 … /YSSY/CYVR


Plane has landed safely in Sydney. Unconfirmed reports that it was a galley fire.

Latest reports suggest incident not a serious as earlier reported. No un-contained fire just smoke from the galley. … re/2814116

If fuel was dumped over nothern Sydney (a little bizarre given that a right turn would have put the plane over the Pacific within a minute or two) then the fire must have broken out very soon after departure.


The route map below suggests to me the dump more likely took place over water: … 1i195.html