US Navy Releases Footage of Navy Plane Nearly Skidding into Sea

The US Navy released footage of a near fatal accident aboard the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower on March 18.

An incoming E-2C Hawkeye attempted to land on the Aircraft carrier when a landing cable snapped sending the aircraft plummeting off the deck towards the sea. The pilot managed to gain lift at the last second, saving himself from a potential catastrophe.

8 Sailors were injured in the incident.

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