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Wings of two planes collide at Delhi's IGI airport

The Air India plane has been grounded temporarily

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Photo: ANI
Photo: ANI

An Ethiopian Airlines plane clipped wings with an aircraft at the International airport in Delhi.

The incident happened on Tuesday night when the Ethiopian Airlines' plane was pushing back for take off and Air India's Airbus A320 was parked. The wings of the two planes collided with each other, said an official on the condition of anonymity.

The plane has been grounded temporarily.

A statement from Ethiopian Airlines is awaited.

The Air India official said the carrier will be claiming damages from Ethiopian Airlines.

First Published: Wed, August 09 2017. 17:57 IST