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Boeing 737 plane skids off the runway, down on the river in Florida

R Sinduja

News Editor

Boeing 737 plane skidded off the runway into the river at Jacksonville airport in Florida. All the passengers and crew had a narrow escape. Everyone on board is alive and accounted for. The plane was supposed to land at a navy airport after a flight from Guantanamo Bay in Cuba when it slid off the strip into St.John's river. The plane was not submerged. No further details were available immediately.