A Boeing 737 was forced to make a dramatic emergency landing in California, after a gaping hole ripped open its fuselage. The noise was like a gunshot, those aboard told. There were only minor injuries among the 123 people on board, but for the passengers abroad, the descent on Friday April 1st was a terrifying experience. US airline Southwest has grounded 81 of its Boeing 737 fleet following the incident.
BAW038 crashed on landing at London Heathrow Airport, this video, believed to be of the aircraft on approach was filmed by a lorry driver under the flight path, it shows the aircraft coming in low with a very high angle of attack.