Plane crash photo (photo credit-Twitter)
Air India Express flight IX 1344 at Karipur Airport in Kozhikode, Kerala, has suffered a major accident after the plane slipped off the runway. After this accident, the aircraft was split into two pieces. At the same time, according to the information that is coming out, 14 people have died in this accident so far. Which includes the pilot and also the pilot. The injured have been admitted to the nearby hospital. Those who have received minor injuries. His primary treatment is being done at the airport itself. There is also news that some passengers are still trapped inside the aircraft. Those are being removed. The NDRF team has also been dispatched to the scene.
Explain that the Air India Express 1344 plane at Karipur Airport in Kozhikode had slipped off the runway while landing. The plane had 174 passengers, 10 children, two pilots and five crew members on board. The plane was carrying passengers from Dubai. A total of 191 people were on board the aircraft. At present, the reasons for the plane’s slide have not been known. Also read: – Air India Express Dubai-Kozhikode Flight Skids Off Runway: Aircraft accident in Kerala, broken in two parts, Helpline numbers issued from Dubai and Kerala after the accident.
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Union Home Minister Amit Shah has expressed grief over this accident. He has tweeted that the NDRF team has been asked to reach the spot immediately. The accident took place at around 8.20 pm, the aircraft was badly damaged in the accident, but it was a matter of pride that there was no fire in it.