By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : January 03, 2018, 06:31
Duration : 01:18
India Air Force's MiG 29K aircraft catches fire at Goa airoport, Watch Video
A shocking video has emerged on social media which shows a MiG 29K aircraft of the IAF catching fire at the Goa Airport. Indian Air Force's MiG-29K aircraft with a trainee pilot went off the runway while taking off and caught fire at Goa airport on Wednesday. According to reports, pilot ejected to safety. Firefighters have been rushed to the spot to extinguish the fire. A statement from the Defence Ministry spokesperson said the incident occurred when the fighter jet, manned by a trainee pilot, veered off runway this afternoon. Some flights were delayed at Goa Airport as the runway was closed for operations for a brief period due to the navy's urgent operational requirements, Goa airport authorities said.