Two Planes In 'minor' Collision At Frankfurt Airport
Faizan Hashmi 2 months ago Mon 18th November 2019 | 01:20 AM
Frankfurt am Main, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 18th Nov, 2019 ) :An Air Namibia plane collided with a Korean Air jet after landing at Frankfurt airport on Saturday evening, officials said, adding that no one was injured.
"The left wing of an Air Namibia plane collided with the horizontal stabiliser of Korean Air flight KE905 as it was waiting on the taxiway after landing," Korean Air said in a statement.
The Korean Air plane was carrying 241 passengers and 40 crew at the time, it said.
"We confirm that no passengers and crew were hurt," Air Namibia added in its own statement.
Korea Air said its Seoul-bound return flight was delayed by 21 hours as a result, adding that affected passengers had been offered accommodation.
A replacement aircraft was set to take off on Sunday afternoon.
The damage to the two jets was still being assessed, a BFU spokesman said.