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Air Canada jet in crash landing at Halifax airport

CCTV.com

03-30-2015 10:44 BJT

An Air Canada jet has hit an antenna during a crash landing in heavy snow at Halifax Airport.
 
The Transportation Safety Board told the press that the plane had struck an antenna array about 350 meters before the start of the runway. Air Canada said 25 passengers were taken to hospitals for treatment. All but one of them have been released.

An Air Canada jet has hit an antenna during a crash landing in heavy snow at Halifax airport.

An Air Canada jet has hit an antenna during a crash landing in heavy snow at Halifax airport.

An Air Canada jet has hit an antenna during a crash landing in heavy snow at Halifax airport.

An Air Canada jet has hit an antenna during a crash landing in heavy snow at Halifax airport.

Investigators say they were looking into what might have caused the accident. According to officials, Flight AC624, an Airbus 320 with 133 passengers and five crew on board, left Toronto late Saturday and landed in stormy conditions early Sunday.

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