Arrow-right Camera
News >  Nation/World

A Jumbo Jet Bound For Florida

A jumbo jet bound for Florida with 467 people aboard skidded off a runway at Kennedy Airport and smashed into a concrete tower when the pilot aborted takeoff during a snowstorm Wednesday. Twenty-eight passengers were injured. The New York airport, bustling with holiday travelers, was closed for four hours. Tower Air said the pilot of the 747 aborted the takeoff because the runway was icy. The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating. Photo by Associated Press


 
Tags: briefly

Top stories in Nation/World

North and South Korean leaders hold surprise 2nd summit

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in met for the second time in a month on Saturday, holding a surprise summit at a border truce village to discuss Kim’s potential meeting with President Donald Trump, Moon’s office said.