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Short Flight Turns Into 33-Hour Nightmare Involving Plane Catching Fire

What was expected to be a four-hour flight turned into a nightmare for passengers flying from London to Athens on British Airways after the trip ultimately took up a staggering 33 hours instead, according to reports. The ordeal ultimately involved four separate planes, one of which had to be evacuated after an engine caught fire. The incident began Tuesday, Sept. 5 as the initial flight was scheduled to leave Heathrow Airport around 1:15 p.m. local time, the Evening Standard reported. Passengers were alerted the flight had been canceled due to a faulty…

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