Donald Trump's Boeing 757 Hits Another Corporate Jet After Landing at Florida Airport

By Jace Dela Cruz

May 15, 2024 04:23 AM EDT

The wing of former President Donald Trump's Boeing 757 plane reportedly hit a parked corporate jet at West Palm Beach International Airport in Florida after landing safely early Sunday morning.

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WILDWOOD, NEW JERSEY - MAY 11: Republican presidential candidate former U.S. President Donald Trump arrives for his campaign rally in Wildwood Beach on May 11, 2024 in Wildwood, New Jersey.
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Boeing 757 Plane of Donald Trump Reportedly Hit a Corporate Jet at Florida Airport

Reuters, citing a source familiar with the incident, reported that Donald Trump's plane was taxiing at the airport when the incident occurred at around 1:20 a.m.

In a notice, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) confirmed that a private Boeing 757 plane clipped a parked, emptied jet. Although the FAA did not specifically identify the plane as belonging to the former president, the agency provides the tail number of Trump's plane, N757AF. 

The FAA said the mishap reportedly occurred in a part of the airport where the agency does not direct aircraft, but it is now investigating the matter.

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Donald Trump Bought His Boeing 757 Plane 14 Years Ago

According to CNBC, it is unknown if Donald Trump, who resides in Palm Beach, Florida, was on his plane when its winglet hit the rear elevator of the parked VistaJet at the South Florida airport.

The incident happened following Trump's campaign rally in Wildwood, New Jersey, on Saturday. No one was reported hurt in the collision.

Trump bought the Boeing 757 plane for $100 million in 2010. The customized aircraft built in 1991 has gold-plated accents, an entertainment system, two private guest rooms, three bathrooms, and dining and conference areas. 

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