Newark airport flight aborts takeoff due to engine fire

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NEWARK -

A flight out of Newark Liberty International Airport had to abort takeoff following an engine fire.

Photos were posted Tuesday morning by the Port Authority PBA.

 The pilot on the United Flight activated the fire extinguishing device after flames were reported in the right engine around 8 a.m.

The passengers were removed and put another flight.

There were no injuries to report.

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