THIS is the second a passenger aircraft bursts into flames after crash touchdown at an airport in Peru.
The LatAm flight skids down the runway at Jose Chavez airport within the capital, Lima, amid studies it collided with an airport truck throughout touchdown.
6A LatAm airline has crashed-landed at Jose Chavez airport in Lima, PeruCredit: Twitter
6The aircraft is believed to have collided with an airport truck throughout landingCredit: Twitter
6Passengers captured the second the aircraft got here to a standstillCredit: Twitter
6Fire fighters placing out the flame at Jorge Chavez airportCredit: Twitter
The aircraft involves a screeching halt and fireplace fighter crews are seen scrambling to assist evacuate passengers.
Authorities are but to verify what induced the incident however many on-line are prompt the aircraft collided with a truck.
Others counsel its touchdown gear failed to have interaction upon contact down.
“Latam aircraft has simply collided with the bottom when touchdown in Jorge Chavez. Airport safety workforce put out the hearth shortly however it isn’t but recognized if there are any accidents,” one Twitter person protecting the crash posted.
“It had an issue with the touchdown gear and skidded on the runway,” one other wrote, including that “all have been evacuated alive”.
Pictures present the aircraft tipped to at least one aspect and passengers submitting out the emergency slide in use in direction of the cockpit.
Harrowing footage caught by passengers ready on the tarmac present the aircraft crash-landing.
Sparks and big plumes of smokes will be seen coming from the again of the aircraft, which drags alongside the concrete runway.
Different pictures present the runway and aircraft doused in fireplace retardant.
There are additionally studies the LatAm flight from collided with an airport truck.
Clarin reporter José María del Pino tweeted: “Consolidated data: Latam Juliaca [Peru} – Lima flight collided with an airport truck when landing at the Jorge Chávez Airport in Lima. Security videos show that the plane was landing normally until the truck came across.”
Operations at the airport have been temporarily suspended.
LatAm Peru said: “We regret to confirm that the flight LA2213 that covered the Lima – Juliaca route, operated by LATAM Airlines Peru suffered an accident on the ground. There are no passengers or crew members deceased.”
The Sun Online has contacted LatAm Airlines for comment.
Last month, A LatAm flight from Santiago, Chile, was forced to make a quick landing in Asuncion, Paraguay, after being hit with severe weather.
The flight had diverted to Foz de Iguazú in Brazil following reports of torrid weather conditions over Asuncion but were soon given the all-clear to fly off again towards the Paraguayan capital.
Around 11pm it was forced to make an emergency landing at Silvio Pettirossi International Airport Asuncion due to “severe weather conditions en route,” according to the airline.
All 48 passengers are said to be safe and well, albeit shaken by the incident, according to the airline.
Harrowing footage from inside during landing shows passengers being flung into the air from their seats as the plane landed.
Others screamed while some were heard praying.
Incredible images shared by CNN show the aircraft with its nose smashed off and its windshield cracked.
Chilean aviation authorities said in a statement it had launched an investigation with their counterparts in Paraguay.
6Reports also suggest the plane collided with an airport truck during touch downCredit: Twitter
6Emergency crews scrambled to help evacuate passengersCredit: Twitter
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