Royal Air Maroc Dreamliner hits Turkish B777 in Istanbul airport
Staff Writer |
A Royal Air Maroc B787 Dreamliner, taxiing to runway 35L for its flight to Casablanca, hit a Turkish Airlines B777-300ER, which had just arrived from New York JFK, in Istanbul's Ataturk Airport, Aeronautics Online reported.
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After the collision, TK B777 had severe damage to its APU, while the RAM B787 has damage in its right wing tip.
According to an ground employe, RAM B787 was being escorted by a “follow me” car during its taxi. ■