Terrifying Moments as Plane's Nose Gear Fails

Passengers evacuated US Airways flight 1702 when a tire blew out during take-off.
3:00 | 03/14/14

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America's -- The other big story this morning involves another airliner are very close -- the nose gear on a US Airways plane failed on takeoff. That forced the pilot to -- and the passengers to evacuate on -- some of them had cameras recording at all. Let's hope to god he broke down there is no different -- emergency vehicles. These images after the flight came to a screeching halt at Philadelphia International Airport yeah. Frantic passengers sliding down the emergency chutes on the runway sprinting from the smoking plane to get as far away as possible. -- Oh my -- -- -- airport the plane. It down in the -- -- probably go up a bit. Pilots on US Airways flight 1702 to Florida with 149. Aboard were forced to abort take off after the landing gear collapsed and blew a tire. YE -- -- really hit the -- Assuming appropriately broke off of me started fighting. The court screaming. The airport was. Briefly shut down all planes were grounded and the injuries all minor most people say about people some of the passengers opted to get back on another flight to Fort Lauderdale. In Philadelphia crews have been on the scene throughout the night inspecting the plane underline just how lucky the passengers and crews work. Only three minor injuries reported.

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