wplg logo
SHOW MORE 

Frontier Airlines flight has rough landing at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

Frontier Airlines plane overshoots runway at Reagan National
Frontier Airlines plane overshoots runway at Reagan National

A Frontier Airlines flight from Denver had a rough landing on Friday night at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. No one was injured.

According to the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, Frontier Airlines flight 538 operated on an Airbus A320 landed safely before coming to a stop in a grassy area off the end of Runway 1.

Passengers boarded buses to get to the terminal. Officials closed the runway to air traffic to allow airport crews to assess the situation.


About the Author:

The Emmy Award-winning journalist joined the Local 10 News team in 2013. She wrote for the Miami Herald for more than 9 years and won a Green Eyeshade Award.