Report: United Airlines 747 has slight mishap in Hong Kong


File this one under, ‘Not good.’

The spectacular frequent flier form Flyertalk has uncovered some interesting pictures of a what message board participants say is a United Airlines 747 that collided with a building at Hong Kong International Airport. The message board also links to a bunch of pictures, which can be found here.

There’s also a story in a Hong Kong newspaper, which I took the liberty of dumping into Google Translate. It’s not the best, but you get the idea.

Hong Kong International Airport is a rare occurrence ” collision ” accident . A United Airlines aircraft , towed yesterday morning by the engineering staff overhaul maintenance plant next to the airport , on the way the tail crashed into a hangar , metal facades damaged brick wall also smashed a big hole , but fortunately no one was injured…

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