Bangladesh passenger plane crash at Kathmandu airport

Nepal: Bangladesh passenger plane crash at Kathmandu airport, 50 people Died

Nepal: Bangladesh passenger plane crash at Kathmandu airport, 50 people Died



US-A plane on Monday plane Bangla after landing at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in Nepal slid crashed the runway of which at least went to the death of 50 people. Bombardier Dash 8 Q -400 67 passenger aircraft and crew were aboard the four members of the team. Kathmandu Post quoted TIA aircraft spokesman Prem Thakur collapsed on landing when the runway and he was about to crash on a football field near the fire went to pick and his airport.

At least 50 people died in the accident, the Reuters news agency reported to the army spokesman.

TIA spokesman Prem Thakur said plan flickering down the runway and he crashed entered a football field near the fire went to get and his airport. "Ma Repubblica" fears killed more than 50 people cited by TIA general manager Raj Kumar Chhetri, "" accident. We conduct rescue and rescue operations. "

Of which seven were taken to Kathmandu Medical College accident injured more than 20 people whose treatment was brought dead to the hospital. The rest of the wounded are being treated.


Aircraft, Ubiji was coming to Kathmandu from 211, Dhaka (Bangladesh). The plane took off from Dhaka this afternoon landed at the airport two hours 20 min (local time).

Black flames could be seen rising from the football field. Himalayan Times quoted an official airport as the "plane slipped on the runway and it instantly fired. "The officials said, however, that too much technical trouble may have caused the accident.


"Kathmandu Post" quoted the Nepalese general manager of Gautam Civil Aviation Sanjeev, "plane came out allowed to land on the south side of the runway, but landed on the north side. He said that during an attempt to landing on the runway In the plane lost balance.

Gautam said, "We are trying to find the reason behind this extraordinary landing. "" He said the cause of the accident could be a technical hitch.

The authorities stated that the fire had been suppressed and that relief and relief operations were under way.

Significantly, in recent years, many such accidents have been reported in Nepal. Earlier in 2016, the twin-engine aircraft hit the mountainous part. In this incident, 23 passengers were killed. Two days that had already crashed a small plane on landing in Nepal have died two pilots.

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