03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Stunned Passenger Captures Space Shuttle Launch From Commercial Plane (VIDEO)

A space shuttle launch, occurring eerily close to a commercial airplane flying nearby, was caught on tape by a passenger on board the flight.

The YouTube user , who posted the video back in 2007, included this description:

On board Air Canada 981 bound to Toronto from Nassau we saw the launch of the shuttle.

See the video of the space shuttle launch, as seen from the airplane, below.


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