Thursday, 21 June, 2018

Plane crash in Nepal, casualties feared

Kathmandu Airport Nepal TWITTER CRASH A plane crashed at Kathmandu Airport in Nepal creating a huge cloud of smoke
Laurie Berry | 12 March, 2018, 12:45

US-Bangla Airlines has been operating since 2014 out of its home airport in Bangladesh.

Eyewitnesses said early Monday that they saw a huge plume of smoke at the Kathmandu International Airport in Nepal following reports of a plane crashing on the side of the runway.

"We are trying to bring the fire under control".

"I have no other details", said the employee, who refused to give his name.

The flight landed at TIA airport, also known as Kathmandu International Airport, at 14:20 local time (08:35 GMT), according to flight tracking website. "We just pulled out dead bodies and injured from the debris", government spokesman Narayan Prasad Duwadi told AFP. 5.

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Shocking photos taken at the scene of the crash show the extent of the damage to the plane.

The aircraft reportedly left Dhaka at 12:30pm which was scheduled to arrive at 2:15 pm.

An airport spokesperson told the paper that many casualties were feared.

FlightRadar24 said the aircraft involved is a "17-year-old Bombardier Dash 8 Q400".

Following the crash landing by the aircraft, all flights to and from TIA have been halted. It is a subsidiary of US-Bangla Group, a United States-Bangladesh joint venture company.

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