VIDEO: Planes near-miss at Barcelona airport

LAST UPDATED: 7 Jul, 2014 @ 20:07
VIDEO: Planes near-miss at Barcelona airport

THIS amazing video footage shows two planes almost colliding on a runway at El Prat airport in Barcelona.

The video, taken by aviation enthusiast Miguel Angel, has been watched more than three million times on YouTube since being published yesterday.

A Boeing 767 from Russian based airline UTair came close to hitting the Aerolineas Argentinas Airbus A340 which was taxiing across the runway, as it tried to land.

The UTair pilot made a last minute decision to  go around.


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