The Jerusalem Post is reporting that there was another near collision in the air-space around Ben Gurion Airport earlier today.
According to the report, a collision between a Russian cargo jet and a number of IAF aircraft was narrowly averted when the aircraft came too close to each other. According to Ben-Gurion officials, the Russian pilot had ignored instructions from the tower and attempted to fly around clouds while taking off.
In the past year, Yeshivaworld has reported approximately 5 incidents regarding near accidents at Ben Gurion Airport. You can read them by clicking HERE.