Airplane engine Catches Fire just after Take Off with 200 Passengers On Board (video+photos)
This is the terrifying moment a plane’s engine caught fire just after take off.
Filmed by a passenger from inside the plane, the footage shows sparks flying and flames gradually getting bigger as the plane moves forward.
Footage showed flames bursting from the left side of the Red Wings jet which was due to land in Sochi, Russia earlier this month.
Thankfully, all the 202 passangers and crew on board were safely evacuated via emergency exits and slides when the airplane landed at Ufa airport.The plane was travelling to Sochi, Russia’s summer seaside resort, on the Black Sea.
Psychologists and airline representatives are reported to be working with the shocked passengers, while the plane is on tests to determine what caused the fire.