Nightly News   |  November 03, 2013

Planes collide during flying formation

Two small planes crash midair while carrying a total of nine skydivers. NBC’s Lester Holt reports.

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>>> a remarkable story this weekend involving the mid- air collision of two small planes . they were carrying a total of nine skydivers and were flying in formation over northern wisconsin when they collided. causing one to catch fire, break up and crash. ten of the 11 people on the planes jumped to safety while the pilot of the second plane was able to land it. amazingly, no major injuries were reported.