Abu Dhabi airport hits out at fake ‘accident’ video

Clip on social media claims to show a worker being killed after he was sucked into the engine of a plane
By Staff writer
Thu 20 Aug 2015 10:55 AM

Abu Dhabi Airports has hit out at a fake video clip in circulation online claiming to show an airport worker being killed after he was sucked into the engine of a plane.

“Abu Dhabi Airports is aware of a video circulating on social media, claiming to be of an accident that occurred on 28th July at Abu Dhabi International Airport,” an Abu Dhabi Airports spokesperson told Arabian Business.

“This video is not real. There was no such incident at Abu Dhabi International Airport, and we are pursuing the removal of this content from the internet.”

The clip is still in circulation on social media and Youtube.

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