Republic Airlines/United Flight 4882 de Havilland Dash 8-400 Engine Fire

While en route from Raleigh/Durham, NC to Newark, NJ, the crew of united Flight 4882 reported the right hand engine was on fire and they were diverted to Philadelphia for an emergency landing.

They evacuated on the runway while ARF sprayed down the right engine. No injuries reported.

Have a listen to this incident and hear how the communications were handled? Do you think the communications were adequate for such an incident?

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