Aircraft crash video

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A Navy CH-46 Sea Knight's aft engine bursts into flames on takeoff filling fuselage with flames and smoke. The video is taken from inside the chopper.
A leaking transmission line was spraying fluid into the aft generator causing the fire. The accident happened in September 1998 aboard the amphibious assault ship Bonhomme Richard.

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(Alabama, U.s)
The Marines won't have to fly those old relic "frogs" for much longer, now that the V-22 Osprey has entered service.
23rd May, 2011