Tense moments as planes clip wings at Kennedy Airport

May 21, 2012 5:15:30 AM PDT
There were some tense moments for hundreds of passengers at JFK Airport Sunday night.

Airport sources say a flight with 280 people on board was being towed to its gate when its wing struck the rear stabilizer of a parked airliner.

The parked plane was boarding passengers at the time.

The sources say a worker who was helping to guide the towed plane was "inattentive."

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