Major tragedy averted at Mumbai airportMay 31st, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 31(ANI): In a horrendous incident which could have turned disastrous at the Mumbai airport, two flights -Jet Airways and Air India- were given signal to take off simultaneously on intersecting runways on Sunday.
The drastic incident took place as the Air Traffic Control (ATC) gave take off clearance to both the flights at the same time, which was reported to be around 10 am.
The accident was averted when the Jet Airways flight was asked to stop just moments before take off. (ANI)