Plane from Denver slides off runway at Jackson Hole airport
February 26, 2008
JACKSON, Wyo. A United Airlines jet from Denver slid off the runway when it landed at the Jackson Hole airport Monday.Passengers used emergency slides to get off the plane.Jackson Hole airport director of operations Craig Logan says there were no major injuries, although one passenger sprained a wrist while exiting the jet,The plane was carrying 115 passengers and a crew of six. It landed at 9:16 p.m. and slid off the 6,300-foot runway north of town.The National Transportation Safety Board plans to investigate the incident.