Fuel tanker catches fire at eastern Indian airportStaff Writer | October 19, 2017
A major fire tragedy was averted at the international airport in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata Wednesday after a fuel tanker went up in flames at the old apron where planes are refuelled, officials said.
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"The fire engulfed the fuel tanker parked in front of the apron at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport in minutes. Fire tenders have been pressed into service to contain the flames," he said.
A probe has been ordered into the incident, the official added. ■