Russian An-12 military transport aircraft catches fire in Novosibirsk — video
The plane made an emergency landing due to a fire in one of the engines (Photo:Screenshot from the video t.me/operativnoZSU)
Another incident with an aircraft catching fire has occurred in Russia, local media reported on Dec. 15.
A military transport plane was seen burning at Tolmachevo airport in Russia’s Novosibirsk.
"An An-12 aircraft of Irkut Corporation made an emergency landing due to the fire of one of its four engines. The plane was en route from Irkutsk to Moscow," the statement reads.
In addition, a video was shared on social networks, which shows how Ministry of Emergencies officers trying to suppress the flames coming out of the An-12’s engine.
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