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A Boeing 767 pulls up at the last minute to seemingly avoid a collision in Barcelona
Two planes nearly collide at airport in Barcelona

Two planes appear to have narrowly avoided disaster this weekend at Barcelona-El Prat Airport in Spain.

A video posted by Miguel Angel Ramirez shows a Boeing 767 operated by the airline Russian UTair approaching and about to land as an Aerolineas Argentinas Airbus A340 crosses in front of it on the same runway. The Boeing pulls up at the last minute.

The incident has prompted an investigation by Spanish aviation authorities, CNN, citing Spain's airport authority, reported

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