In the Internet appeared the video, which depicted the time of the appearance of the flame on the left main landing gear of the aircraft SkyUp during taxiing into Parking at the airport of Sharm El-Sheikh.
To extinguish the fire using fire extinguishers, ground staff took about 1.5 minutes. Emergency evacuation of passengers was not carried out.
In SkyUp reported that the incident occurred with a Boeing 737-800 tail number UR-SQH (released in 2004). He served as a flight SQP 7153 from Kiev to Sharm El Sheikh on the morning of 9 November.
According to the airline, the incident was not injured, none of the 189 passengers and seven crew members who were on Board.
“Engineers EgyptAir conducted an inspection at the airport of Sharm El Sheikh. The results are satisfactory. SkyUp for Airlines, passenger safety is our absolute priority. So the airline decided to replace the brake and main wheel. After the work is completed the aircraft will be put into the schedule,” – said in SkyUp.
At the time of publication of the material plane was still in the airport of Sharm El-Sheikh. The airline said that the incident delayed the following flight schedule changes some other flights SkyUp.