The two-person crew was not injured and the airplane and airport property were not damaged, officials said.
Police said Saturday that detectives had been in contact with officials at Chicago-based Boeing Co. who confirmed the wreckage was from a Boeing 767. Police have said the landing gear had a clearly visible Boeing identification number.
More than 11 years after the horrific attack on the World Trade Center’s Twin Towers by two commercial airliners, the NYPD said Friday that a piece of the landing gear from one of those planes had been found.
The biggest airliner Boeing has ever built could soon be coming to Newark Liberty International Airport.
The pilot who made a remarkable emergency landing in Poland said Wednesday he didn’t really relax until he got word that all the passengers had gotten off the plane safely.