12 iulie 2018

Indian Planes Carrying More than 300 People Avoid Mid-Air Collision by 200 Feet


For the third time in as many months, two IndiGo passenger airlines were in such close proximity during flight that their onboard collision warning systems sounded, directing their pilots to change direction immediately to avoid an imminent collision. The two aircraft, both Airbus A-320s, were separated by only 200 vertical feet and flying directly towards one another above the southern city of Bengaluru, in Karnataka state, on Tuesday. The two planes were only 8 kilometers apart when their [...]