Passenger jet slides off track at Trabzon worldwide airport

A passenger jet carrying 162 people came within metres of plunging into the sea after it skidded off a icy runway as it landed at a Turkish airport

A passenger jet carrying 162 people came within metres of plunging into the sea after it skidded off a icy runway as it landed at a Turkish airport

Panic broke out on a passenger jet when it skidded off the runway at a Turkish airport and plunged down the side of a cliff overlooking the sea. The plane, belonging to private low-priced carrier Pegasus, had arrived from the capital Ankara.

Anadolu showed footage of the efforts to rescue the plane, which became stuck in mud just metres away from the sea.

Franck Ribery wants to stay at Bundesliga football club Bayern Munich
Bayern paid Hoffenheim around €13 million last month for Wagner, who was signed as back-up for their top-scoring striker Robert Lewandowski .

Pegasus Airlines confirmed in a statement Sunday there were no injuries among the 162 passengers onboard as well as two pilots and four cabin crew after they were evacuated.

A Pegasus Airlines aircraft is pictured after it skidded off the runway at Trabzon airport by the Black Sea in Trabzon, Turkey, January 14, 2018.

Ashwin takes four as South Africa fold for 335
The day changed dramatically with an outstanding piece of fielding by Hardik Pandya, who ran out Amla for 82. Ishant Sharma having bowled 22 overs, bowled the most overs among the Indian pacers.

The airport was temporarily shut down until Sunday morning as firefighters cooled down the plane and authorities investigated the accident, whose cause remains unclear.

The airport, situated in the Turkish province of the same name, was closed for several hours afterwards but has since reopened.

'Extremely offensive': Africans outraged over 'racist' Trump remarks
His remarks have quickly spread around the world, provoking strong reactions, including those from the United Nations. As for Africa, he asked why more people from "shithole countries" should be allowed into the USA , the sources said.

Latest News