Passenger aircraft Airbus A-319 was damaged at Domodedovo airport after colliding with a snow thrower, said “Interfax” citing a source in air traffic control services.
According to him, the incident occurred on Friday evening, November 11, during towing the aircraft to the terminal for boarding.
“The truck carrying the plane collided with a snow-plow. It was damaged landing gear of the aircraft,” — said the Agency interlocutor.
The plane, which was supposed to fly to Ufa, was removed from the flight passengers were sent to Ufa backup flight.
Later in a press-service of Domodedovo told TASS that the airport faced two units of special equipment, not specifying what kind. According to the Agency source familiar with the situation, faced a towing machine for icing the plane.
As a result of incident nobody has suffered, as the plane is now established, added the Agency interlocutor.