FedEx Plane Crash Tokyo
There has been a plane crash of a FedEx cargo jet while landing at Tokyo's Narita International Airport. Early Monday morning, March 23, 2009, local time, a FedEx Boeing MD-11 (registration unknown) aircraft arriving from China crashed on landing at Narita. The aircraft burst into flames and burned. The fate of the crew is not known as we go to press.
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is sending a team of investigators to Japan to assist in the investigation of the accident.
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