Air China Airbus A330 Damaged During Fire at Beijing Capital

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Air China Airbus A330-300, which was scheduled to fly from Beijing to Tokyo, has suffered considerable damage after smoke from the front part of the cargo area started to emit. 

Reportedly, the passengers were boarding the aircraft for departure when the smoke appeared and the crew initiated disembarkation of the passengers who were already inside of the plane.

No injuries were reported, although the aircraft received substantial damage. The cause of the incident is under investigation.