Aircraft slides off taxiway during Sunday morning’s slick conditions


CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (WIVB) — A Delta aircraft slid off the taxiway Sunday morning as icy conditions gripped Western New York. It happened just after 8:30 a.m.

A Delta flight from LaGuardia with 68 passengers and four crew members on board landed safely but as it was taxied to the gate, icy conditions caused it to slide onto the airfield’s grass.

There were no injuries, according to NFTA officials

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