A Delta Airlines plane is again on the pavement after an intense and snowy Sunday morning on the Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky Worldwide Airport. Airport officers mentioned the aircraft slid off the taxiway within the unfortunate situations. Delta Airways is investigating what occurred as flights proceed to come and go as ordinary.
In the meantime, passengers are recounting what occurred. “I feel we knew we had been caught instantly. He stored saying ‘We’re caught, we’re not going anyplace,'” Julie Hagl mentioned. Hagl was on the Flight 1708 from Las Vegas when it flew down to CVG on Sunday. It 5:30 in the morning when she stated she felt a jolt after the aircraft hit bottom laborious.
She stated she knew one thing wasn’t proper. “It landed after which it was rolling. It slid, like, on the ice after which it went off,” Hagl stated. CVG officers stated because the airplane was taxiing over to Concourse B, it slipped off the pavement. WLWT obtained photographs from individuals who had been on board, displaying the scene by way of their eyes.
Officers stated first responders adopted a process to assist folks on the aircraft and nobody was damage. “Some shuttle buses needed to come out. They needed to pull the steps as much as the airplane. Shuttle buses needed to come out and take us in teams again to the precise airport,” Hagl mentioned.
Airport officers mentioned the airport by no means closed, and the scenario did not affect different flights. It is nonetheless one thing many will keep in mind, at the least for some time. “Not scared, we’ll undoubtedly fly once more,” Hagl mentioned.