Plane contact leads to runway closure at Tokyo's Haneda airport

Plane contact leads to runway closure at Tokyo
# 10 June 2023 08:02 (UTC +04:00)

A runway at Tokyo's Haneda airport was closed Saturday after two planes came into contact on a taxiway, the Japanese transport ministry said, APA reports citing Kyodo News.

No injuries were reported in the incident that took place at around 11 a.m. involving planes operated by Thai Airways and Taiwan's Eva Airways, according to the ministry and the Tokyo Fire Department.

Haneda airport has four runways and Runway A was closed, according to the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism.