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Terrifying Engine Fire Forces Plane To Make Emergency Landing

A passenger aboard VivaColombia Flight 8023 captured this dramatic video shortly after takeoff Wednesday from El Dorado International Airport in Colombia.

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Shortly after taking off Wednesday at El Dorado International Airport, a passenger captured video of flames shooting from one of the plane's right engines. / Via

Flight 8023 left the airport in Bogota and returned 15 minutes later after declaring an emergency, according to data from / Via

Full video of the incident can be seen on YouTube:

View this video on YouTube

Luckily, no injuries were reported from the incident.

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