Southwest Runway Excursion At Burbank Halted By EMAS

Credit: Steve Trimble/AWST
The runway-excursion safety system installed following a 2000 overrun by a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-300 at Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR) is being credited for helping keep another 737 from leaving airport property after the aircraft landed and went past the same runway end Dec. 6. “Shortly...

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