In Ulan-Ude, Russia, an Aerostar plane caught fire during takeoff. Eyewitnesses filmed the aircraft engulfed in flames in the sky.

This was reported by the Russian telegram channel Baza.

A Tu-204 cargo plane of the Aerostar airline, which was supposed to fly from Ulan-Ude to Zhangzhou, China, caught fire. A few minutes after takeoff

The pilots reported this to the airport, after which they dumped fuel and began landing. All airport services have been put on alert.

The plane landed. There were no casualties.

By the way, in October, a Russian Il-76MD military transport aircraft burned down in Tajikistan. It caught fire after rolling off the runway.