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www.wmfd.com - Frightening moments aboard a flight from Dallas to Atlanta as an engine on the Spirit Airlines jet bursts into flames just minutes after takeoff. }}" />

   
 
 
Engine Explosion In Spirit Airlines Flight But None Injured

Story By: Larry Stine

 

 

 
 
 
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  Original Published: 10/17/2013 Frightening moments aboard a flight from Dallas to Atlanta. An engine on the Spirit Airlines jet bursts into flames just minutes after takeoff. Passengers say it was so bright, it looked like the inside of the plane was on fire. The plane returned to Dallas and passengers were moved to another jet for the trip to Atlanta. Spirit Airlines says the passengers were *not* in danger, and the crew followed procedure by returning to the airport.
   
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