Bucharest Baneasa - Aurel Vlaicu airport plane crash: a Boeing 767 Omni Air aircraft was stuck on the runway.

Bucharest Baneasa - Aurel Vlaicu airport plane crash: a Boeing 767 Omni Air aircraft was stuck on the runway.

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A few minutes ago, the Boeing 767-300ER Omni Air aircraft, code N423AX, was stuck on the runway of Bucharest Baneasa - Aurel Vlaicu airport after the left leg of the main landing gear broke.

They were on board 49 passengers and 15 crew members (according to the AIAS, the investigating authority). Following the accident, the passengers were evacuated on the slides on the right. From the information obtained, there are no injuries. The aircraft operated a flight Kabul - Bucharest - Washington, DC Normally, in Bucharest it makes a technical stopover for refueling.

At this moment, the runway of Aurel Vlaicu Băneasa - Bucharest airport is closed by NOTAM. The commercial traffic, which takes place at Henri Coanda Airport, was not affected.

Airport crews (firefighters, ambulances) acted promptly, according to specific procedures. An investigation is already underway, being conducted by AIAS.

We will come back with information!

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