Print Edition - 2018-09-02  |  News Digest

Yeti plane skids off runway


Sep 2, 2018-

 A Yeti Airlines plane skidded off the Tribhuvan International Airport runway at 8:15pm on Saturday, forcing the country’s sole international airport to close for nearly one-and-a-half hours. Five passengers are said to have sustained minor injuries while the airport authority said other passengers and crew members are safe. The aircraft, coming in from the Koteshwor side, is said to have slipped to the grassy area as it was preparing to land from Runway 02. The plane’s landing gear was damaged in the crash. (PR)

Published: 02-09-2018 07:21

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