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The number of victims in the crash of a passenger aircraft Airbus A320 “Pakistani airlines” at Karachi.in Pakistan has risen to 92. It is reported by TASS, citing local media.
Does not specify whether the dead were passengers or crew or inhabitants of buildings to which the crashed plane. Only 11 residents of the area, which crashed, were injured. Survived the crash at least two passengers of the aircraft, their condition is estimated as stable.
Also clarifies that the Airbus A320 were 99 people: 91 passengers and eight crew members. Earlier it was reported about 90 passengers and eight crew members on Board. According to preliminary information, the cause of the accident could be technical failure or collision with birds.
22 may it was reported it was reported at least 90 dead. The team found the black box in the area close to Jinnah airport. The flight recorder will help determine the exact cause of the accident.
The pilots of a Pakistani passenger plane during a recent conversation with dispatchers reported the problem with the engine. Ground personnel noticed that the Board PK8303 began to deviate to the left. “Move right, lost the engine,” said the pilot. After that, the controllers stated that the Airbus A320 can land on either of the two runways.
22 may it became known that the airline Pakistan international airlines crashed at Karachi when landing. The Airbus A320 performed a domestic flight from Lahore. On Board were 90 passengers and 8 crew members.
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