Indian Plane Crashed And Split In Two
A plane crashed when landing at an airport in southern India, 15 passengers died & more than 50 are missing in a plane crash. 191 people were on board in the plan . According to Indian media
According to Indian media: The plane broke in two after landing . The plane carries 191 passengers .
Aflight has skidded off the runway at the Kozhikode International airport in Kerala, also known as the Karipur airport. The plane was an Air India Express aircraft.
Preliminary inputs also indicate that the fuselage broke into two after the aircraft overshot the runway at Kalipur airport. The aircraft has been identified as IX 344, Air India Express flight from Dubai to Kozhikode. This particular aircraft was part of India’s “Vande Bharat” repatriation initiative to bring back expatriates from foreign countries.
Have instructed Police and Fire Force to take urgent action in the wake of the plane crash at the Kozhikode International airport (CCJ) in Karipur. Have also directed the officials to make necessary arrangements for rescue and medical support.
— Pinarayi Vijayan (@vijayanpinarayi) August 7, 2020