Tag: Collision

Fatal Helicopter Collision Kills 18 People

A Russian helicopter crashed shortly after takeoff in Siberia, killing all 15 passengers and 3 crew aboard. According to preliminary information, after take-off Mi-8AMT collided with the external load of the other helicopter, crashed about 2km from the airfield and caught fire. As a result of the crash everyone died. The crew of the other helicopter […]

Korean Air Boeing 777 and Asiana Airbus A330 Suffer Minor Collision

On 26 June, 2018, a Korean Air Boeing 777-200ER was struck by the right winglet of an Asiana Airbus A330-300 at Seoul Gimpo Airport. Most probably during the taxiing, the Airbus winglet hit the parked Korean Air aircraft and caused substantial damage. Luckily no injuries were reported as there was none on board. The South Korean authorities […]

Sunwest Aviation de Havilland Dash 8 Collides With Two Deer

A Sunwest Aviation de Havilland Dash 8-300, performing flight from Edmonton to Conklin Christina Lake (Canada) with 43 passengers and 4 crew, landed on the MEG Energy Christina Lake Airstrip east of Conklin when the aircraft collided with two deer. The aircraft came to a stop with minor damage. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) […]