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Hundreds flee burning Japan airlines plane on Tokyo runway

A Japan Airlines plane is engulfed in flames after landing on a runway at Tokyo’s Haneda airport on Tuesday evening.

Live footage showed passengers fleeing the aircraft using inflatable slides and running away across the tarmac.

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Japan Airlines says all 379 people on board – passengers and crew – were evacuated

Fire ripped through the plane which is now nearly destroyed as firefighters battle the blaze.

There are reports a Japanese Coast Guard plane collided with a passenger aircraft

The plane had taken off from Hokkaido, in northern Japan.

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