Rome - A plane skidded off the runway at Rome's Fiumicino airport on Sunday
after its landing gear malfunctioned during a thunderstorm but no one was
injured, Italian news agency ANSA reported.
The plane, an Airbus A320 belonging to flagship carrier Alitalia and flying
in from Madrid, had 151 passengers on board.
It could be seen lying on its side near the runway, the report said.
The national air transport safety agency said it had opened an investigation
into the incident and dispatched two officers to examine the plane.