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World 'I think we landed': American Airlines flight slides off Chicago runway in scary landing

19:30  11 november  2019
19:30  11 november  2019 Source:   usatoday.com

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The FAA says American Eagle Flight 4125's right main landing gear collapsed Monday as the aircraft skidded off a American Airlines spokeswoman Sarah Jantz told USA TODAY that 38 passengers and three crew members Once it came to a stop, a woman can be heard saying, " I think we landed !"

"After landing , American Eagle flight 4125, operated by Envoy Air , slid off the runway due to icy conditions at Chicago O'Hare," American Airlines spokeswoman Sarah Once it comes to a stop, a woman can be heard saying, " I think we landed !" Passengers were removed from the plane, which

a view of a city covered in snow: An American Airlines jet skidded off a runway amid snow showers at Chicago O'Hare International Airport Monday. None of the 38 passengers was injured. © Thinkstock Images, Getty Images An American Airlines jet skidded off a runway amid snow showers at Chicago O'Hare International Airport Monday. None of the 38 passengers was injured.

A plane slid off the runway on Monday morning at Chicago O'Hare International Airport amid hazardous weather conditions. No passengers were injured during the scare.

"After landing, American Eagle flight 4125, operated by Envoy Air, slid off the runway due to icy conditions at Chicago O’Hare," American Airlines spokeswoman Sarah Jantz told USA TODAY in a statement. "No injuries were reported. All 38 passengers and three crew members were deplaned from the aircraft and are now safely back in the terminal.”

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“After landing , American Eagle flight 4125, operated by Envoy Air , slid off the runway due to icy conditions at Chicago O’Hare,” American Airlines said in a statement. Created with Sketch. Spectacular photos of Lake Michigan frozen over.

"After landing , American Eagle flight 4125, operated by Envoy Air , slid off the runway due to icy conditions at Chicago O'Hare," American Airlines spokeswoman Sarah Jantz told USA Today in a statement. "No injuries were reported. All 38 passengers and three crew members were deplaned

Twitter users circulated footage of the incident, which shows the plane skidding into the  median and its right wing tip scraping the snow-covered ground. Once it comes to a stop, a woman can be heard saying, "I think we landed!"

Passengers were removed from the plane, which came from Greensboro, North Carolina, and transported via bus to an airport gate, according to Karen Pride, the director of media relations for the Chicago Department of Aviation. 

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CHICAGO (CBS) — An American Airlines flight from North Carolina slid off a runway at O’Hare International Airport on Monday morning, after its Passengers are heard gasping sighs of relief. “ I think we landed !” one passenger is heard saying. #JUSTIN: Footage of @AmericanAir plane sliding

#BREAKING: Plane slid off runway at Chicago ’s @fly2ohare airport due to icy conditions.38 passengers & 3 crew members aboard @AmericanAir flight .No injuries, everyone safely back in terminal.@cbschicago pic.twitter.com/BhnZ8ltvju.

Pride added that the incident "had a moderate impact in overall flight operations at the airport."


Nearly 500 flights have been canceled into and out of O'Hare Monday, and more than 540 have been delayed, per FlightAware.

In very inclement weather with slick taxiways, the chances of aircraft sliding off the paved surfaces increase, USA TODAY aviation expert John Cox explains.

"It can be safe to operate the aircraft based on previous reports but flight crews may still find that the taxiway is slicker than anticipated due to changing conditions," he notes. "Pilots taxi very carefully when conditions exist where sliding is possible."

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An American Airlines flight slid off a snow-covered runway at Chicago 's O'Hare International Airport on Monday morning. One passenger can be heard saying " I think we landed " as the airplane comes to a stop. "After landing , American Eagle flight 4125, operated by Envoy Air , slid off the runway

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A plane slid off a runway as it was landing at O'Hare Airport as snow fell on the Chicago area Monday morning. A Chicago Aviation spokesperson said the incident occurred at about 7:45 a.m. as American Eagle flight 4125 from Greensboro, North Carolina was landing at

He adds, "Runway conditions can change quickly, requiring judgment and experience by the pilot to determine whether it is safe to proceed. This system has worked very well for many decades to ensure the safety of landing aircraft."

And while snowplows and de-icing equipment are helpful, they're not silver bullets.

"Ground crews do a wonderful job of clearing snow and ice from the surfaces, but there are limits to what they can do," Cox says.

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