O'Hare plane clips another on runway

December 22, 2008 1:52:21 PM PST
A plane preparing to take off from O'Hare clipped another plane on the runway.It happened Sunday night at about 9:45 p.m.

The Dublin-bound Aer Lingus Airbus plane was taxing for departure when its wing clipped a United Express regional jet.

Passengers were evacuated from both planes. No one was injured, but both planes suffered some minor damage.

National Transportation Safety Board crews checked out both aircraft before releasing them back to the FAA.


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