British plane runs into cables in Scottish airport

A British Airways plane slammed into a piece of equipment at a Scottish airport, prompting the evacuation of 50 passengers, a company official said Sa

By
October 8, 2005 16:41

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user uxperience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew, Ivrit
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Repor
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

A British Airways plane slammed into a piece of equipment at a Scottish airport, prompting the evacuation of 50 passengers, a company official said Saturday. No injuries were reported. The plane, operated by BA subsidiary British Airways City Express, was damaged when it became tangled in a cable and hit a ground power unit at Aberdeen airport Friday evening. The plane was preparing to fly to Manchester, England. BA said the incident would be investigated.

Related Content

U.S. President Donald Trump receives a football from Russian President Vladimir Putin
July 20, 2018
Trump invites Putin to Washington despite U.S. uproar over Helsinki summit

By REUTERS