On December 20, 2008, a Contiental Airlines Boeing 737 was attempting to take off from Denver International Airport.
Rescue team gather near a plane of Myanmar National Airline (MNA) after an accident at Mandalay International airport Sunday, May 12, 2019, in Mandalay, Myanmar.
He then tried a backup emergency procedure to pull down the wheels without success.
Captain Myat Moe Aung radioed traffic control to check if the wheels had deployed following the technical malfunction. Passengers scrambled to evacuate as instructions were given over the speaker system.
Yesterday's incident comes just days after a Biman Bangladesh Airlines plane crash-landed and slid off a runway while landing in Yangon airport during a storm last Wednesday, leaving 11 passengers injured.