Fire at Prague airport causes damages of around 200 million Czech crowns

10-06-2012

A fire that broke out at Prague’s Ruzyně airport in the night from Saturday to Sunday caused damages of an estimated 200 million Czech crowns. An aircraft of the ATR 42 type from Czech Airlines‘ fleet went up in flames. Firefighters said that the airplane exploded before the fire erupted. It took some 2 hours for firemen to get the fire under control. Police are investigating the cause of the incident.