- Copa Airlines 737
- 159 Passengers and Crew Evacuated the Aircraft Using the Slides
A Copa Airlines 737 ran off the runway while landing at Tocumen International Airport (PTY) in Panama City, 159 passengers and crew evacuated the aircraft using the slides.
The arrival of Copa Airlines flight CM135 from Mexico City International Airport (MEX) to Panama City’s Tocumen International Airport (PTY) on Sunday, September 25 at 21:13 was recorded by Flightradar24.com.
As Tropical Storm Ian caused a downpour in the capital accompanied by heavy winds, an incident occurred at Tocumen Airport, as reported by La Prensa. Earlier, Panama’s National Civil Protection System had issued a rain prevention alert.
The plane skidded off the runway, according to reports from Panama’s La Prensa, with no injuries reported.