The truth about American Airlines Jet crash from 2009. adminstush May 8, 2014 Special, Suss Finally the truth about American Airlines Jet crash landing in Jamaica. On Dec. 22, 2009, an American Airlines plane overshot a rain-drenched runway at the seaside Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston and split apart after plowing through a perimeter fence and skidding across a road. The Boeing 737-823 The jetliner was destroyed, its fuselage broken into three sections and the right wing’s tanks spilling jet fuel. All 154 people aboard survived, but 14 had serious injuries, though not life-threatening. Descending through cloud cover, the flight crew “were possibly fatigued after being on duty for nearly 12 hours, and awake for more than 14 hours,” Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.