Delta plane veers of runway at Dublin airport; no injuries

Sunday, February 3rd 2002, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

DUBLIN, Ireland (AP) _ A Delta Air Lines jet carrying 167 passengers from Atlanta swerved off a runway as it was landing at Dublin Airport on Sunday. No damage or injuries were reported.

An airport spokeswoman said the MD-11 plane _ Flight 129 _ veered off the runway just after 8 a.m. and came to rest on the grass.

The airport was shut for 50 minutes after the incident and one of its two runways remained closed.

Investigators were on the scene, the spokeswoman said.