Passengers Scared As Plane Skids Off New York Runway

Passengers on board a Southwest Airline aircraft travelling from Nashville thought they were going to die when their plane skidded off the New York runway after their landing gear collapses.

Six passengers and six crew members were taken to hospital after 150 people on board the 737-700 aircraft were evacuated from the aircraft after it lost its front landing gear as it landed at New York’s LaGuardia Airport yesterday dated 22nd July 2013

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The Federal Aviation Administration said pilots has reported “possible front landing gear issues” before landing.

An investigation has now been launched to found out the cause of the accident.

 

By Diane Walker