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Two Qantas planes in ‘very close’ call

Two Qantas planes in ‘very close’ call

Qantas has topped the annual list of the world's safest airlines, being named the best for the seventh year running for its crash and safety records, profits and fleet age. The Australian Transport and Safety Bureau on Thursday issued a preliminary report into the incident on the evening of August 5 during which the two planes came “very close” to

Sydney airport near-miss investigated

Sydney airport near-miss investigated

The Australian Transport and Safety Bureau on Thursday issued a preliminary report into the incident on the evening of August 5 during which the two planes came "very close" to a mid-air crash. The report says that an Airbus A330, which was taking off en route to Melbourne, and a Boeing 737, which was coming in from Brisbane, came within 152m vertically