Southwest Boeing 737 Hits JetBlue A320 Horizontal Stabilizer

Another incident involving aircraft was reported from Boston Logan Airport.

Boeing 737 of Southwest Airlines collided with Airbus A320-200 of JetBlue Airways on runway.

Damaged Wingtip and Horizontal Stabilizer of Southwest B737 and JetBlue A320

The incident happened as Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Series was taxiing and push back on runway to takeoff to Kansas City. At the same time there was JetBlue Airbus A320-200 parked still at the next gate.

There were no passengers on board on the JetBlue A320-200 yet there were about 108 passengers on the Southwest Airlines Boeing 737. At the results, all of passengers has been moved to another flights to Kansas City.

Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 Climbing Phase
Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 Climbing Phase

There was horizontal stabilizer damaged on JetBlue Airways Airbus A320-200 and wingtip damaged in Southwest Boeing 737 as well. There was no reported that the incident impact to airport operational services.

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