Plane crash in Kathmandu Airport: The aircraft was permitted to land from the southern side of the runway flying over Koteshwor, but it landed from the northern side

Rescuers stand near the wreckage of a passenger plane that crashed in Kathmandu, Nepal on Monday. PHOTO: NIRANJAN SHRESHTA/ASSOCIATED PRESS

According to BBC news “A plane carrying 71 passengers and crew has crashed on landing at Nepal’s Kathmandu airport, killing at least 40 people. At least 22 survived.”


CNN Reports – Flight BS 211, which belongs to US-Bangla Airlines, a privately owned Bangladeshi carrier, was flying from Dhaka, Bangladesh, police spokesperson Manoj Neupane said.


NBC News reports that
The twin propeller plane, a Bombardier Dash 8, was carrying 67 passengers including 32 passengers from Bangladesh, 33 from Nepal and one each from China and the Maldives.


Posted by Suraj Kunwar on Monday, March 12, 2018

Kathmandu Post reports PM Oli, who went to the crash site at TIA to take stock of the situation, said the government will make necessary arrangement for the rescue and other related tasks.

Last minute Conversation between the Airport Traffic Controllers and the Pilots of US-Bangla Airlines BS 211




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