Southwest Airlines plane skids off taxiway at Baltimore-Washington International Airport

Southwest flight skids off taxiway in Maryland

According to local media, there were no injuries reported.

A Southwest Airlines jet with 149 people on board skidded sideways on a taxiway Wednesday while preparing to depart from Baltimore's global airport, the FAA said. It appeared to be at around a 45-degree angle from the taxiway path. BWI officials say that as the aircraft was taxiing out, it turned and stopped near the taxiway pavement edge, where it remains. An airport spokesperson told ABC News that the flight was bound for Jamaica's Montego Bay. The aircraft remained on the taxiway and will be towed to the gate.

Officials confirm that a plane slid off the runway while it was preparing to take flight Tuesday morning.

Passengers and crew members left the plane safely using stairs, and they were bused to the airport terminal where they were being accommodated on different flights. "The pavement condition tested within FAA standards".

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The National Weather Service reported light, freezing rain early Wednesday at the airport, but airport spokesman Jonathan Dean said airfield pavement temperatures were above freezing at the time, and that 75 flights had departed earlier in the day from the runway Flight 906 was using.

Passenger Donna Edmonds described the moment the plane skidded off the taxiway.

The plane stayed on the runway asphalt as all travelers were expelled from the flying machine and transported back to the airplane terminal.

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