Sunday, March 27, 2016

WATCH:Dramatic moment JetBlue plane touched down on its nose and sent sparks flying on the runway after its landing gear failed

New York-based JetBlue said the Embraer 190 landed on its main gear with its nose gear partially extended.
Emergency responders were notified of the nose gear malfunction as the plane approached the Bahamas and were on standby when it landed shortly after 4:30pm local time yesterday.
As a precaution, firefighters sprayed the twin-engine aircraft with foam.
 the plane approaching the airport in Nassau without its nose gear fully extended

Firefighters sprayed the passenger jet with foam as a precaution, but no fire was reported

Sparks flew as the plane's nose scraped along the runway