The two runways of Merida International Airport were closed briefly Sunday Feb. 19 by an accident involving a light aircraft based here.
Reports indicate that a single-engine Beechcraft was in the process of landing, when part of its landing gear system broke down. A subsequent report indicated one of the plane’s wheels burst on contact with the runway.
After the emergency the two runways were closed, as indicated by the airport protocol, which caused the operations of international and national takeoffs and landings to be suspended, for at least a half an hour.
In the accident, registered near 1 p.m., no personal injuries were reported
The Merida airport incident came several days after a small plane crashed Feb. 15 while attempting to make a forced landing at Chichen Itza Airport in eastern Yucatan. All five aboard this aircraft suffered injuries, including the pilot, who remains hospitalized.
more recommended stories
Large number of companies in Mexico have become LGBT-inclusive
The economy of the future is.
Mexico’s industrial activity grows 1 pct in September
MEXICO CITY, Nov. 9 (Xinhua) —.
NFL cancels Mexico City Chiefs-Rams game
The NFL has decided to move.
Through Facebook and WhatsApp, Mexican citizens from Tijuana have sparked hate against Central Americans
Through social networks such as WhatsApp.
AMLO’s security plan: Will it really bring the murder rate down?
On November 14th Mr López Obrador,.
Mexican officials quitting top jobs with AMLO set to take office in two weeks
According to Bloomberg, key Mexico officials.
“El Chapo’s” trial shows that not all is well in Mexican law enforcement …
According to THE ECONOMIST, CHIEF AMONG.
It’s official: Mexico will hold “referendum’ on 8 billion USD Maya Train Project
Mexico’s president-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador.
Magic and color at León FIG 2018!
With an attendance of five thousand.
“Buen Fin” could leave an economic spill of 6 billion pesos in Yucatán: CANACO SERVYTUR
The business sector of the state.