On the afternoon of 22 July 2020, an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 777 caught fire at Shanghai Pudong International Airport (ZSPD/PVG). The aircraft reportedly arrived from Brussels, Belgium, and was preparing for a cargo flight to São Paulo, Brazil, when the fire broke out. The blaze destroyed the aircraft, but there were no reports of casualties. Authorities have launched an investigation to determine the cause of the fire. Flight operations at the facility remained unaffected.