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AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLER SUSPENDED OVER LANDING MIX-UP
HONG KONG, An air traffic controller and a supervisor of Hong Kong's Check Lap Kok airport have been suspended after giving wrong instructions to two planes. They cleared a Cathay Pacific cargo plane to land on a runway where a a Frankfurt-bound Lufthansa jet was preparing to take off. The cargo plane landed after flying around.
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency