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Plane rolls off runway in Atlanta.



Summary: A Delta Boeing 737-700 jet has rolled off a taxiway taxiway: see airport.  and down an embankment at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International airport.

A Delta Boeing 737-700 jet has rolled off a taxiway and down an embankment at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International airport.

It has been reported that mechanics were testing the engines of the airplane airplane, aeroplane, or aircraft, heavier-than-air vehicle, mechanically driven and fitted with fixed wings that support it in flight through the dynamic action of the air.  when they experienced brake failure Noun 1. brake failure - brakes fail to stop a vehicle
equipment failure, breakdown - a cessation of normal operation; "there was a power breakdown"
.

The jet then went off the taxiway and over an embankment.

No passengers were on the plane at the time and no injuries were reported.

The plane apparently experienced significant damage

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Publication:Independent Television News Limited (ITN)
Date:Mar 13, 2012
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