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JetBlue plane slides off taxiway at Boston's Logan Airport

28 December, 2017, 00:53 | Author: Melinda Barton
  • The view from a grounded Jet Blue flight at Logan

JetBlue Flight 50 from Savannah, Georgia, to Boston's Logan International Airport slid of the taxiway after landing at approximately 7:15 p.m. EST on Monday, Christmas Day.

Interested in Airlines? Add Airlines as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Airlines news, video, and analysis from ABC News. The plane reportedly came to a stop between two taxiways.

The pilot assured the Air Traffic Control that he had the situation under control immediately after the shaky landing.

When told that emergency personnel would be responding, the pilot said, "We just need a tow".


According to JetBlue, no injuries were reported.

Firefighters loaded passengers into buses which took them back to the airport terminal after the spin.

News of the faulty landing was reported by WSVN-TV. Crews worked to clear the runway of snow and many flights were delayed.

Winter Storm Ethan dumped at least three inches of snow on Boston, which saw its first White Christmas in 14 years.

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