Goa's Dabolim Airport was shut down on 3 January after a MiG-29K fighter jet of the Indian Navy went off the runway while taking off.
The Indian Navy said that the aircraft caught fire and the blaze was being extinguished.
A trainee-pilot, who was the commander of the fighter jet, ejected out of the aircraft on time, it informed.
No casualties have been reported so far.
Further details are awaited.