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Fedex jumbo jet crashes in Japan

March 23, 2009 (CNN) -- The pilot and co-pilot aboard a FedEx cargo plane were killed when the plane burst into flames Monday while landing at Tokyo's Narita airport in Japan, airport and hospital officials said.

Video from the landing showed the plane bouncing at least twice on the runway and veering left as it turned on its side before bursting into flames. The fire destroyed the aircraft


According to observations at the airport, wind gusts were reported to be between 30 to 50 mph around the time of the crash.

Added: Mar-22-2009 Occurred On: Mar-23-2009
By: Slappy McBappy
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Tags: fedex, crash, narita, japan
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