S7 Airlines Airbus A321neo Catches Fire – Emergency Evacuation OrderedEarly on Saturday morning, the engine of an S7 A321neo caught fire shortly before the aircraft was to take-off. The plane was scheduled to travel from Novosibirsk (Russia) to Cam Ranh (Vietnam) when the incident occurred.
“At the starting point on the air strip in Tolmachevo Airport while starting the aircfart the S7 5783 crew reported engine fire. The crew activated the fire-extingushing system. The aircraft returned to its parking lot. The flight was carried out on a standy aircraft on January 18.”-S7 Spokesperson. Source