The flight with 250 passengers and 8 crew members was leaving from JFK International Airport for Accra, Ghana, when fire broke out in the wheel well.
The flight was immediately aborted and passengers and crew members were evacuated via mobile stairs. Fire fighters also rushed to the scene where the fire was immediately to put out.
Sharing her testimony online, the mom of one wrote;
''My flight! So this happened to us! Thank you Jesus''.