A plane that was carrying Filipino government officials
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Philippines plane misses runway after Pope departs

A plane carrying Filipino government officials overshot the runway at Tacloban airport on Saturday, shortly after Pope Francis departed early due to an approaching storm.

No one was injured in the incident.

Pope Francis left the typhoon-hit region four hours ahead of schedule because of the approaching storm.

Rupert Wingfield-Hayes reports.

  • 17 Jan 2015
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