SAN JOSE (KCBS) — Firefighters put out an engine fire on a passenger jet at Mineta San Jose International Airport Tuesday morning, airport officials said.
The report of the engine fire on Delta Flight 1056 to Minneapolis came in around 7:55 a.m.READ MORE: Man Sentenced to 9 Years in Prison For Horrific Box Cutter Attack on Elderly Victim in Concord
An airport spokeswoman told KCBS that the jet was one of the 11 planes delayed Tuesday morning due to foggy conditions.
It was scheduled to leave SJC at 6:40 a.m. but was waiting on the tarmac to leave.READ MORE: Mudslide Blocks Highway 128 Near Lake Berryessa
The pilot took the plane back to Gate 7 at terminal A where firefighters from the city of San Jose and the airport put out the fire.
There were no reports of injuries and passengers on the flight were taken off the plane.
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