iPhone 5 Catches Fire, Leads To Deboarding Of Aircraft


In an aircraft headed for Prague from Israel, the iPhone 5 of passenger Yardin Levi caught fire, due to which the entire aircraft had to be deboarded. Said iPhone 5 was in flames, and the fumes spread through the cabin, forcing the crew to evacuate all passengers.

The reason why the iPhone caught fire is still unknown. Needless to say, Levi had to leave behind his iPhone at the Tel-Aviv airport in Israel. Eventually, everyone was asked to board the aircraft and normal operations resumed.