BEVERLY HILLS, July 30, (THEWILL) – A wing tip incident involving Middle East Airlines and Turkish Airlines aircraft occurred at the cargo area of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, but no one was injured.
The incident, which occurred late Wednesday led to the grounding of the two aircraft at the airport.
The incident occurred when Middle East Airlines plane was coming to park on the apron while Turkish Airlines aircraft was taxiing out.
Details were still sketchy but passengers on Turkish Airlines flight were made to disembark.
However, it was learnt that the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) had been notified and would issue a statement on the incident.