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An expert explains what would've happened if United flight 368 experienced its scary engine failure over the ocean

1 day ago   |   By Business Insider

A United Airlines Boeing 777.
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United Airlines flight 368 landed safely after experiencing an engine failure over Denver over the weekend.
Even if the engine failure had occurred over water while en route to Hawaii, the aircraft likely could have landed safely.
Wide-body aircraft like the Boeing 777 are rated to fly for more than five hours on a single engine.
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