Collision between an A330 and an ERJ-145 Embraer at Newark-New York Airport (video)
Scandinavian Airlines has acknowledged that one of its aircraft, an Airbus A330-300, lost part of its left wing following a collision with an Embraer ERJ-145 United Express. The incident took place on May 1, 2013, at 19:30, on one of the runways of Newark - New York Airport,.
Aircraft A330-300 SAS it was preparing for a long journey to Oslo and had 242 passengers on board. Embraer ERJ-145 United Express was preparing for a domestic flight on the New York - Nashville route and had 32 passengers on board. As a result of the collision, no casualties were reported, only material damage.
It took about 45 minutes until the runway was released, during which time two flights were canceled at Newark-New York Airport.