The cargo plane crashed into two parts during an emergency landing. The video of the plane being torn down in this way is going viral on social media. The incident happened on Thursday in Costa Rica, where a cargo plane had to make an emergency landing after splitting in two. San Jose International Airport was temporarily closed following the incident. The plane of the yellow German logistics company DHL skidded while making an emergency landing and then split in two. Smoke was seen rising after the plane crashed.
Costa Rica fire chief Hector Chavez said the two crew members on board the plane were in good condition. Although he did not face any problem, he was admitted to the hospital. The pilot was in shock due to the accident, but later he regained consciousness and everything seemed fine. The incident happened at 10:30 am on Thursday, when a Boeing-757 aircraft took off from Juan Santamaria International Airport and then had to make an emergency landing due to a mechanical fault.
Video footage of a DHL Boeing 757 freighter as it skidded off the runway at SJO.
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The crew members on board the aircraft told the local authority that there was a hydraulic problem and that an emergency landing had to be made. The airport remained closed for several hours after the incident.