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The Time a Plane Half-Crashed at BWI — And No One Died

Photo via the NTSB
Photo of damage via the NTSB

(Warning:  If you’ve got a fear of flying, you may as well stop reading now.) The scary images from the plane that crash landed in San Francisco earlier this week reminded some of a similar disaster that took place at BWI in 2009, when World Airways flight 8535 smashed into the runway with 168 passengers on board.