The automatic warning system worked, and the sides managed to disperse safely.
The “Boeing” cargo at the missed approach dangerously approached a passenger airliner taking off at Sheremetyevo Airport in the capital. Interfax reports the incident with reference to an informed source.
According to the interlocutor of the agency, the Boeing 747 British airline was unable to sit down on the first attempt and began calling on the second round. At the same time, the pilots did not take into account the Moscow-Beijing plane taking off near and made a dangerous rapprochement. It was succeeded to prevent collision thanks to the worked warning system. The planes went off safely, no one was hurt as a result of the incident.