Boeing Statement on Miami Air International Runway Excursion

A 737-800 charter flight operated by Miami Air International skidded off a runway at Naval Air Station Jacksonville and went into the St. Johns River Friday evening.

Boeing extends its well wishes to all those involved as 136 passengers and seven crew were reported on board.

Boeing is providing technical assistance at the request and under the direction of the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) as the agency conducts its investigation.

In accordance with the protocol governing aviation accident investigations, all inquiries about the investigation should be directed to the NTSB.

/Public Release. This material comes from the originating organization/author(s)and may be of a point-in-time nature, edited for clarity, style and length. The views and opinions expressed are those of the author(s).View in full here.