near miss

Apr 4 '18 09:01

The Dutch Safety Board launched an investigation into a near-miss between two planes at Schiphol airport last week. Two planes came dangerously close to hitting each other on Thursday. The safety board describes it as a "serious incident" on its website.

The pilot of a plane landing on runway 18C decided at the last moment not to land the plane after all and took it back into the air. Shortly before that another plane was given permission to take off on runway 24. "Because the extensions of both runways intersect, the planes came close together", the Safety Board writes. 

KLM_E190_@_KRS
Mar 17 '16 15:25

A KLM Cityhopper flight was very nearly in a collision with another aircraft while standing on the runway at Basel airport early this month

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