Wings of two planes collide at VIA

AirAsia flight and Qatar Airways flight involved in the accident at Velana International Airport on July 7, 2018. (Photo/Twitter)

The wings of two international flights collided in an accident at the Velana International Airport this Saturday morning.

“Sun” has been informed the accident took place between an AirAsia flight and a Qatar Airways flight at approximately 9:15 am.

VIA has confirmed the collision, but provided no further details.

The airport says it is not yet aware of injuries to any passenger onboard the flights.

VIA says the incident is under investigation.