737 Gets Dangerously Close to Ocean During Botched Landing

Airport Known for Thrills Comes Uncomfortably Close to Water During Runway Approach

Airplane Dangerously Close to Ocean During Landing

A Westjet Boeing 737 flying into St. Maarten, an airport known for its heart pounding low approaches, comes close to crashing into the ocean water. In what was a shocking moment for all the people watching at sunset bar on Maho Beach, St. Maarten, the plane was forced to pull up at the last minute and land after a second approach. The incident happened on 03/07/2017.