British Airways Flight Catches Fire in Las Vegas

  • Sep 8, 2015 6:58pm GMT

A British Airways 777 aborted takeoff in Las Vegas as flames burst out of the left engine. Two people aboard were injured on Flight BA2276 to Gatwick. All the passengers evacuated through the heavy smoke and some of them were rolling their luggage.

The smoking plane could be seen from the terminal as thick black smoke filled the air. For more details check out The Guardian. Guardian reporter Jacob Steinberg was on the plane when the incident happened and captured these photos. Video by Ruptly TV.