Two Airplane Collides At Lagos Airport (Photos)

Two Airplane Collides At Lagos Airport (Photos)

A wing tip incident involving Middle East Airlines and Turkish Airlines aircraft occurred at the cargo area of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos Wednesday

The incident, which occurred late Wednesday led to the grounding of the two aircraft at the airport.

Reports had it that the said incident occurred when Middle East Airlines plane was coming to park on the apron while Turkish Airlines aircraft was taxiing out.

Details were still sketchy but passengers on Turkish Airlines flight were made to deplane.

However, it was learnt that the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) were notified and would issue a statement on the incident.

There had been multitudinous ground collision incidents at the Lagos Airport over the years due to inadequated space at the air-side of the airport, as more activities and higher movement of aircraft traffic have exceeded the initial plan of the airport

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