• Cargo plane overshoots runway, crashes into ring road

    Cargo plane overshoots runway, crashes into ring road

    A cargo plane overshot the runway during landing on Friday and crashed into a ring road near Italy’s Bergamo airport, but there were no injuries.

    A B737 400 coming from Paris and operated by DHL ran into problems at about 4 am (0200 GMT), Italy’s Civil Aviation Authority ENAC said in a statement.

    The pilot and co-pilot, the only people on board, were both unhurt, ENAC said.

    The Orio al Serio airport, some 50km North-East of Milan and used by low-cost passenger airlines, […]