A Pakistan International Airlines A320 crashes near Karachi (updated 23/05)

Romain Guillot with Agence France-Presse
2020/05/23 | 641 words | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT
A Pakistan International Airlines A320 crashes near Karachi (updated 23/05) © Pakistan International Airlines operates with a dozen A320 aircraft on its domestic and medium-haul network. Picture © PIA

A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) aircraft crashed Friday afternoon over a residential district of Karachi. The aircraft, an Airbus A320 registered AP-BLD (MSN 2274), was in the approach phase to Jinnah International Airport with nearly 100 people on board.

All but two of the 99 people on board a Pakistan passenger plane were killed when it crashed into a residential neighbourhood of Karachi, officials said Saturday, as rescue workers toiled through the charred and twisted wreckage s...(…)

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