Video – USS Carl Vinson F/A-18C Hornet Fire

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US Navy released this video of a F/A-18C Hornet experiencing an engine fire following a touch-and-go landing aboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) on April 11 2011. The pilot was able to execute a single-engine approach and successfully land on the aircraft carrier. After landing, the plane that is assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 113, became engulfed in flames. The fire was quickly extinguished by flight deck emergency team that responded immediately. No one was injured in the mishap.

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