British Airways plane COLLAPSES at Heathrow Airport
A British Airways plane has suffered a nose gear collapse on the tarmac at Heathrow Airport.
Shocking photos show the Dreamliner 787 with its nose on the ground while a stair car stands by. Airport emergency crews rushed to the scene with the extent of the damage to the plane not yet known.
It appears only the front landing gear, underneath the pilot’s cabin, has collapsed, leaving the plane at an angle.
The aircraft is believed to have suffered a front landing gear collapse while at its stand. Luckily because the plane was transporting freight there were no passengers on board.
British Airways have confirmed that the aircraft was only transporting freight and so luckily had no passengers on board.