Investigation launched into aircraft incident at Newark. An investigation has been launched into a runway incident involving two planes at Newark Liberty International Airport earlier this week.A Scandinavian Airlines aircraft’s wing clipped the tail of a United Airlines plane on Wednesday night as they were preparing for take-off at one of the nation’s busiest airports, Yahoo! News reported.Photos and video show a significant portion of the United aircraft’s left wing torn off.Following the incident, passengers from both planes were disembarked and given alternative flights.The Federal Aviation Administration said no one was injured during the accident.Source = e-Travel Blackboard: P.T.
RelatedNew flights to Canary Islands to be launched by MonarchMonarch will launch year-round flights to Gran Canaria and Fuerteventura from a number of UK airports later this yearMonarch reveals full winter scheduleMonarch reveals full winter scheduleMonarch to launch cheap flights to SantoriniMonarch has been placed into administration and all Monarch search results have been removed from Skyscanner. You can find more information and advice here. Cheap flights carrier Monarch has launched new flights to Fuerteventura and Gran Canaria from a number of UK airports.Beginning yesterday (October 19th), two flights a week will operate to Gran Canaria from Birmingham, London Gatwick and Manchester.Elsewhere, tomorrow will see the introduction of flights to Fuerteventura from Birmingham, London Gatwick, London Luton and Manchester.Liz Savage, Monarch’s flights and holidays managing director, said the airline is “delighted” to be expanding its route network to the Canary Islands.”These will operate in addition to our existing routes to Tenerife and Lanzarote, and we have been overwhelmed with how well these new services have been received with 35,000 advanced bookings already taken,” she commented.The airline now serves a total of 15 destinations from the UK, many of which could appeal to holidaymakers looking for some winter sun.A poll by Monarch last month revealed that 70 percent of British holidaymakers were “desperately seeking” a sunshine getaway.ReturnOne wayMulti-cityFromAdd nearby airports ToAdd nearby airportsDepart14/08/2019Return21/08/2019Cabin Class & Travellers1 adult, EconomyDirect flights onlySearch flights Map