Two Planes Clip Wings at Hollywood Burbank Airport - NBC Southern California

Two Planes Clip Wings at Hollywood Burbank Airport

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Planes Clip Wings in Burbank Airport

    Two airplanes at the Hollywood Burbank Airport clipped wings with passengers on board. Beverly White reports for the NBC4 News at 11 on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. (Published Wednesday, May 23, 2018)

    Two planes clipped wings at Hollywood Burbank Airport Tuesday night. Police reported no injuries, and both airlines involved confirmed that the contact did not have any result in any injuries.

    Gil Leyvas and Newschopper Bravo were over the scene. The damage to both planes was minimal.

    A statement from United Airlines stated that an "aircraft briefly came into contact with another aircraft that was taxiing at Burbank. There were no passengers on board the United aircraft and no reported injuries."

    SkyWest Airlines, which owned the other plane involved in the incident, also released a statement: "After a routine landing in Burbank, California, a wingtip of SkyWest flight 4673, operating as Delta Connection from Salt Lake City to Burbank made contact with another aircraft wingtip while taxiing to the gate. There were no injuries and all 42 passengers deplaned normally through the main cabin door."

    Planes Clip Wings at Hollywood Burbank Airport

    [LA] Planes Clip Wings at Hollywood Burbank Airport

    Two planes clipped wings at Hollywood Burbank Airport on Tuesday night. No one was injured. NBC Newschopper Bravo was overhead.

    (Published Tuesday, May 22, 2018)

    Get the latest from NBC4 anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android