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Dubai: Hundreds of lives saved after collision between two India-bound flights averted
Firstpost | 14/01/2022 10:19 PM | Click to read full article
Hundreds of lives were saved on 9 January 2022, after a major collision between two Emirates planes was averted during take-off at Dubai airport. EK-524 Dubai to Hyderabad was scheduled for take-off at 9:45 PM and EK-568 Dubai to Bengaluru Emirates flight was also scheduled to take off for its destination.
Unfortunately, the two aircraft that were scheduled for take-off came on one runway.