British Airways Dreamliner 787 nose collapses at Heathrow Airport

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British Airways plane has suffered a nose gear collapse on the tarmac at Heathrow Airport.

Airport emergency crews rushed to the scene with the extent of the damage to the plane not yet known. 

It appears only the front landing gear, underneath the pilot’s cabin, has collapsed, leaving the plane at an angle.

A British Airways spokesman said: ‘A freighter aircraft has been damaged while stationary on stand. As a freighter only aircraft there were no passengers on board.

‘Safety is always our highest priority and we are investigating the matter.

File photo by EPA-EFE/ANDY RAIN

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