Terrified passengers may be heard screaming and crying in video footage of the second thick smoke poured into the cabin of a Ryanair aircraft mid-flight.

Smoke started to flood the packed cabin simply moments after the Boeing 737-800 took off from the Romanian capital of Bucharest, climbing 1000’s of ft into the air.

A lady may be heard crying in panic in footage filmed on board the plane, whereas a person may be seen grappling with an overhead compartment in an obvious try and launch an oxygen masks.

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Not one of the different overhead compartments look like open.

The flight to London Stansted was grounded simply minutes into the journey after the pilot declared an emergency and returned to Otopeni airport.

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In keeping with Ryanair, it’s believed the smoke could have been attributable to de-icing fluid coming into the air con system.

The flight was reportedly initially scheduled for six.40am however had already been delayed due to a problem with the primary aircraft.

The 169 passengers and 4 crew members then boarded a alternative aircraft, which took off about 4 hours later however returned to the airport after filling with smoke.

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A 3rd aircraft was then ready, nevertheless some passengers reportedly refused to journey with the airline due to their expertise.

A spokeswoman advised MailOnline the alternative plane had been de-iced earlier than it set off for London.

An investigation into the reason for the smoke remains to be ongoing.