The plane as it dumped fuel before returning to Los Angeles International Airport for an emergency landing on Tuesday. Photo: AP The plane as it dumped fuel before returning to Los Angeles International Airport for an emergency landing on Tuesday. Photo: AP
The plane as it dumped fuel before returning to Los Angeles International Airport for an emergency landing on Tuesday. Photo: AP

China-bound plane dumps fuel on school children before emergency landing in Los Angeles

  • The Delta Air Lines jet was originally bound for Shanghai but experienced engine issue soon after take-off
  • FAA said it was investigating and suggested the plane may not have followed fuel-dumping rules

Topic |   Plane crashes and aviation accidents
The plane as it dumped fuel before returning to Los Angeles International Airport for an emergency landing on Tuesday. Photo: AP The plane as it dumped fuel before returning to Los Angeles International Airport for an emergency landing on Tuesday. Photo: AP
The plane as it dumped fuel before returning to Los Angeles International Airport for an emergency landing on Tuesday. Photo: AP
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