Panel fell from plane smashes into car in Japan

Vastavam web: A panel weighing 4.3-kg fell from a plane shortly after take-off from a Japanese airport and smashed the window of a car being driven below, news reports and the airline said today.No one was injured but aviation authorities will send safety inspectors to the western city of Osaka to investigate, said national broadcaster NHK.The panel damaged the car’s roof and broke its rear window, NHK said.
The panel, 0.6 metres (two feet) long and one metre wide, is made of composite materials and fell from the base of the right wing, Kyodo News said.KLM said the aircraft landed safely at Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport yesterday afternoon.