Do you want to access to this and other private contents?
Log in if you are a subscriber or click here to request service
CHINESE DELEGATION'S AIRPLANE DAMAGES RUNWAY OF DUBROVNIK'S AIRPORT
ZAGREB, Boeing 747-400, with president of chinese Parliament Li Peng and his delegation on board, damaged runway of Dubrovnik's airport while taking off. The aircraft swept away two small buildings and lifted runway's surface for 15 metres. Lately it was found out that airport was not equipped to be used by so big and heavy airplanes.
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency