AirAsia plane carrying 153 people overshoots runway in Philippines


Two days
after an AirAsia airliner carrying 163 people plunged into the sea,
another one carrying 153 passengers overshot the runway at an airport in
the Philippines today December 30th, forcing passengers to disembark
the aircraft on emergency slides.

The
incident occurred at Kalibo Airport in Aklan province in Philippines
according to a journalist Jet Damazo-Santos who was on board and shared
the photo above on Twitter. “Engine was shut immediately, we were told
to leave bags, deplane asap. Firetruck was waiting,’ she said

There
have been no word from AirAsia officials about this latest incident but
according to Jet, no passenger was injured in this latest mishap.

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