Transcript for Plane's Emergency Slide Inflates Mid-Flight
Can it be manipulated? And also the scare in the air, after an evacuation slide deploys in the middle of a flight. And David Kerley is with us this morning. Reporter: This plane was high. Passengers thought the door might have opened. It was an accidental deployment of the slide, it was fast and very scary. This is what an emergency slide looks like when it inflates in flight. Frightening. All of a sudden heard a pob popping noise. And you could see the slide in flight is like an air bag. Reporter: The united jetliner was heading to Orange county, California, from Chicago. It was at cruising altitude, more than 38,000 feet, 10:00 at night, and the slide goes. We heard a pop, and saw them running to the front of the plane. Reporter: Scariest flight of all time, one passenger tweeted, the slide filling the back of the 737. The pilot declared an emergency, and they wanted to know what's the situation on board. 1463, do you have any jur injuries? Reporter: The good news, none of the 69 passengers or 6 crew members were injured. This is not the first time this happened, what slide built into the door inflates at the wrong time. A jetblue plane, someone was pinned. And in an Obama campaign plain. When the asian jet crashed last year, some deployed inside as it cart wheeled down the runway. They should be on their way to California later this morning. After being frightened. The pictures are unbelievable. Now to the pictures of the
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