US-Bangla Airlines aircraft crashes in Nepal

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed March 12, 2018 16:06

US-Bangla Airlines aircraft crashes in Nepal

A US-Bangla Airlines Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 twin turboprop carrying 71 people – 67 passengers and four crew members – has crashed in Kathmandu, Nepal, catching on fire after overshooting the runway upon landing.

At least 38 people were reported to have been killed with 23 others injured in the fiery crash. At least 10 people were unaccounted for.

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed March 12, 2018 16:06