Pakistan’nın Karaçi kenti yakınlarında içinde ilk belirlemelere göre 107 kişi bulunan bir yolcu uçağının yerleşim birimi üzerine düştüğü bildirildi.
Uçağın Pakistan havayolu şirketi PIA ‘ya ait PK8303 sefer sayılı Loahore – Karachi seferini yapan 2004 model AP-BLD tescilli Airbus A320-214 tipi uçak olduğu bildirildi. Uçağın düşmeden önce hava trafik kotrolörü il eyaptığı konuşmada bir motorlarını kaybettiklerini ve pas geçebileceklerini söylediği açıklandı.
— Breaking Aviation News (@breakingavnews) 22 Mayıs 2020
“A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) Airbus A320 has crashed shortly before landing in Karachi. The aircraft operated flight PK8303 from Lahore to Karachi.
According to initial reports, 98 people were on board. The extent of injuries or fatalities is currently unknown.
Videos from the crash site show smoke rising from a built-up area.
PIA is the largest airline in Pakistan and operates a fleet of over 30 aircraft, including twelve Airbus A320s.”
Pilot on ATC performed a go-around, then reported “we’ve lost engines” followed by a Mayday call.
Heartfelt condolences to the families of those who lost their near and dear ones in today’s plane crash. PIA’s Lahore-Karachi flight PK-8303 was carrying around 100 passengers. ✈️ 😩🚨 #BreakingNews #planecrash pic.twitter.com/yWEanG3ezZ pic.twitter.com/4KSTtshQMZ
— Moaz (@moaz_moaz85) 22 Mayıs 2020
PIA’s Lahore-Karachi flight PK-8303 crashed on a residential area near Karachi airport a short while ago. Fire fighters trying to control fire in an affected house👇🏼 🔥 ✈️ #planecrash #BREAKING pic.twitter.com/LEg1roPjol
— Danyal Gilani (@DanyalGilani) 22 Mayıs 2020
The PK 303 from Lahore to Karachi has crashed just before landing the officials confirm. The Airbus A320 went down onto the residential quarters, houses also damaged. pic.twitter.com/I3gu3kIL9W
— Iftikhar Firdous (@IftikharFirdous) 22 Mayıs 2020
BREAKING: PIA Pakistan International #PK8303 Lahore to Karachi (Airbus A320 AP-BLD) has crashed on approach to KHI. Initial reports say 107 on board. More to follow.
— Airport Webcams (@AirportWebcams) 22 Mayıs 2020
In a tragic event PIAs A320 with flight No. PK 8303 LHR to KHI, estimated 107 on board crashed near the KHI airport in a residential area. No news of the number casualties. 😔🤲🤲#Karachi #PIA #planecrash pic.twitter.com/5gpQ5O5QYj
— OJ (@MasaairrrGG) 22 Mayıs 2020