Tue, Aug 02, 2005
No Word Yet On Injuries At Toronto's Pearson Airport
ANN REAL TIME NEWS: 1812 EDT -- CNN reports all
passengers survived after an Air France Airbus A340 skidded off the
end of the runway in Toronto, Tuesday, broke apart and burst into
1805 EDT -- There have been at least "some" casualties
aboard an Air France Airbus A340 after it skidded off the runway
and burst into flames upon landing at Toronto's Pearson
AM 680 Radio reported at least two explosions amid the
fire. The Canadian radio station said two groups of passengers had
been evacuated from the burning aircraft, but some passengers could
later be seen climbing from emergency exits.
The A340 carried 252 passengers and
1707 EDT -- An Air France Airbus A340 landing at Pearson
International Airport in Toronto Tuesday, apparently ran off the
end of the runway and into a wooded area, where the aircraft began
Initial reports from the scene indicated the aircraft had landed
in the midst of a heavy thunderstorm.
Stay with ANN for continued updates on this breaking story.
Also: GPS Sat, Aero-Calendar, B-21 Raider, Boeing 777X, Tecnam P2002JF, NBAA Honors Louis Seno, Alaska-Virgin Merger EAA has reached a major milestone, as the association has surpa>[...]
Paves The Way For 60-Satellite Constellation To Deliver High-Resolution Satellite Imaging The BlackSky Pathfinder-1 satellite was successuflly launched into a sun synchronous orbit>[...]
Arriving Helo Blew Several Canoes Into A Crowd On Shore It was supposed to be the celebration of the introduction of a new program to introduce young kids to the Boy Scouts. It wou>[...]
First-Time Skydiver And Instructor Fatally Injured In August The FAA has determined that a first time skydiver and his instructor were fatally injured in an accident August 6th, 20>[...]
Balloting To Take Place From October 16 - 31 Southwest Airlines Co. has announced that the Executive Board of Transport Workers Union (TWU) Local 556, the Union that represents our>[...]