PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police and fire crews responded to the scene after officials say a jet was reported experiencing a nose gear issue and made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport.
A Philadelphia International Airport spokesperson says a Hawker 4000 aircraft was reported experiencing a nose gear issue. The spokesperson says the pilot declared an emergency and made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport at about 7:30 p.m. Thursday.READ MORE: Investigators Find Video Game Controller, Not Firearm At Armstrong Middle School After Reports Student Boarded Bus With Gun
The aircraft skidded to a stop, according to the spokesperson.READ MORE: Onlookers Urged Police To Charge Into Texas School
The spokesperson says the five passengers and crew on board the aircraft evacuated safely.
It’s unclear if anyone was injured.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Weather: Severe Storm, Flooding Threat Kicks Off Memorial Day Weekend