Date & Time: Apr 20, 2018 at 1418 LT
Type of aircraft:
McDonnell Douglas MD-83
Operator:
Registration:
N807WA
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Chicago - Alexandria
MSN:
53093/2066
YOM:
1993
Flight number:
WAL708
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
97
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Upon landing at Alexandria Airport, the right main gear collapsed. The airplane slid on the runway for dozen yards before coming to rest. All 101 occupants were evacuated safely while the aircraft is apparently damaged beyond repair. The flight was a charter mission on behalf of the U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement.