Why Do Airplane Tires Not Explode Upon Landing?

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Imagine the physics which are involved when up to 250 tons of machinery that is zooming along at a speed of 170 miles per hour or 270 kilometers per hour touches the hard concrete on the ground โ€” which is what the tires on the wheels of airplanes must experience with each and every landing at the conclusion of a flight…
…so why do those tires not explode upon impact?
The tires of airplanes are…

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