In connection with the blast, a fireball.
"We saw a bolt of lightning outside the windows where we sat and so small it is very high," says one of the passengers on board to the new york times.
According to Anna Soltorp at pressjouren on the airline Good, something happened with one of the flight's four engines shortly before the man had come up to cruising altitude after taking off from Bromma. There came a loud bang, and rose again the vibration of the aircraft.
– the Aircraft has four engines so it can absolutely do, even if there would be something wrong with one of the engines, " says Anna Soltorp to the TT.
the Captain chose to continue to Malmö and the landing was completely uneventful.
on Board the Avro RJ aircraft were 80 passengers.
It is unclear what caused the motorhaveriet and the plane will now undergo a technical examination.