Qantas aircraft hit by cargo lorry in Los Angeles.
A Boeing 747 operated by Qantas Airways was hit by a cargo lorry as it was taxiing to a terminal at Los Angeles International Airport on Monday (14 August).
The collision reportedly damaged the aircraft's engine but no-one was injured. The Associated Press reported that the aircraft was carrying more than 300 people from Australia and was hit when it had just landed.
According to a report from the US Federal Aviation Administration the damage to the engine was "substantial".
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|Date:||Aug 16, 2006|
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