Planes nearly collide over New York City

Posted on June 22, 2013 • Filed under: Travel Aviation, United-States

BBC reports that US aviation officials are investigating a near-collision between two jets in the skies over New York City. On 13 June, a Delta Airlines Boeing 747 and a Shuttle America Embraer E170 came within 200ft (60m) vertically and half a mile (800m) horizontally from one another, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said. Both planes landed safely. Read article

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