An Air India Express plane, with in excess of 180 travelers ready, slid off the runway then the plain skids of ,lots of injury
An Air India Express plane, with in excess of 180 travelers ready, slid off the runway on Friday at the Karupur air terminal in Kozhikode in Kerala.
Video Credited India Todey live view
Dubai-Kozhokode flight X1344, a Boeing 737, had 184 travelers ready and arrived at 7:41 pm at the air terminal. As per aircrafts sources, it seemed to have overshot the runway.
Second tragedy of the day in Kerala : Air India Express skids off the run way at Kozhikode, front portion splits , pilot dies and lots of passengers injured . All passengers evacuated. Very lucky the aircraft didn’t catch fire @narendramodi @JPNadda
— Alphons KJ (@alphonstourism) August 7, 2020
In any event 24 ambulances have been raced to the air terminal.
Preliminary inputs also indicate that the aircraft broke into two pieces after it overshot the runway at Kalipur airport. The aircraft has been identified as IX 344, Air India Express flight from Dubai to Kozhikode.
Pilot, 2 Passengers Killed as Air India Express Flight with over 180 on Board Skids Off Runway in Kozhikode
further detail are please awaited
[The unfortunate death toll rises to 16]