United flight UA1175 from San Francisco to Honolulu as we speak declared an emergency round 30 minutes previous to arrival. The plane appeared to lose an engine cowling.
One passenger experiences that the aircraft was “shaking like crazy” for the closing 35 minutes of the flight, and pilot got here into the cabin to take pictures and think about the engine.
— Maria Falaschi (@mfalaschi) February 13, 2018
Air visitors management recordings have the United pilot saying, “If you haven’t already, roll the fire trucks.” Air visitors management confirms “they will be standing by.”
Here’s video of the engine.
— Erik Haddad (@erikhaddad) February 13, 2018
The plane landed safely in Honolulu, and the Boeing 777-200 was taken out of service.