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>> Fetching their luggage, even as the plane burns. Amateur video showing passengers on the crashed Emirates Airlines jet at Dubai Airport. Chaos and confusion as many tried to get their bags, before being scolded by a flight attendant.>> Jump, jump, jump, leave your bags behind! Jump and fly, jump and fly!
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>> The passengers, perhaps unaware of the danger they were in. At the bottom of the slide, signs of fire in one of the engines. Just minutes later, this happens. A huge explosion ripping off part of the plane. Luckily the evacuation was complete by this time. All 300 passengers and crew getting off safely.
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But one airport firefighter was killed in the blast. Now investigators are trying to establish what went wrong. Initial reports suggesting a problem with the landing gear on the Boeing triple 7, while some said the jet had been trying to abort the landing. On Thursday, the Airline's Chairman said it was too early to say.
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>> And I cannot really comment at this stage if there is any problem with the landing gear.>> But there was communication wit the air traffic controllers and->> I think it was very much clear to land at that minute.>> Dubai airport's reopening on Thursday as clean up efforts continue.
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300 people still coming to terms with their very close shave.