Turkish Airlines airbus averts disaster at TIA when the plane skids off runway.

Turkish Airlines airbus averts disaster at TIA when the plane skids off runway.

A Turkish Airlines aircraft from Istanbul met with an accident while landing at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) on Wednesday morning due to low visibility.

According to Air Traffic Controller at TIA, the Turkish Flight 726 inbound from Istanbul missed the runway central alignment and landed in between the TIA runway and

taxiway that forced the aircraft to skid on a grassy land.

The aircraft was told to circle the sky for a long time due to poor visibility.

There were 224 passengers who were evacuated through the emergency doors.

The front landing gear of the airbus collapsed upon landing. TIA officials suspect bad weather conditions and low visibility for the disaster.

Images of the aircraft circulating on social networking site Twitter showed the plane lying on a grassy ground near the fire station with its nose on the ground.

The runway at TIA has been closed after the incident.

All passengers have been reported safe.

client reviews

Nice nepal tours

Thanks so much for organising our family trip in nepal. Thank you so much for your wonderful help. We will back again. Excellent service recommend to everyone....Read More

tripadvisor

Quick Enquiry

Travel Advices

We hope you are always searching some travel advice ...

Namche Bazaar
read more

From Our Blog

Corona virus (COVID-19) Update from Nepal
Corona virus (COVID-19) Update from Nepal
Visit Blog

OUR PHOTO UPDATES

TWITTER FEEDS

Subscribe Newsletter

Our Location

  • Address: P.O.Box: 7108, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • Tel. No. : +977 1 4701444
  • Cell No. : +977 980-1026351
  • Skype. : trekkinginnepal
  • Email:
  • Website: www.outshineadventure.com
Find us on Google map