United Airlines’ Boeing 757-200 N26123 makes a hard landing at Newark

United Airlines flight UA 627 from Denver to Newark with Boeing 757-224 N26123 suffered a hard landing on Newark on June 15.

N26123 landed on runway 22L at 12:55 EDT. Witness reports indicate that the aircraft bounced on landing and veered off the left side of the runway.

The aircraft came to a stop on the runway shoulder on the left side. The airliner sustained major damage to the front underside of the aircraft.

A passenger on the flight on social media:

All passengers were able to safely exit the aircraft.

Due to incident, which impacted operations at EWR, United issued a travel waiver for Newark due to runway operational disruptions.

 

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