Nepal finds wreckage of missing plane

Posted by on Wednesday, February 24, 2016


A crashed passenger plane carrying 23 people has been located in Nepal.

The Tara Air plane had crashed in the mountainous Myagdi area, west of Kathmandu, killing all 23 people on board.
Bodies could be seen scattered around it.

The military has deployed helicopters and ground troops to the area after local residents reported seeing possible wreckage of the aircraft.

It is thought the plane crashed on Wednesday after air traffic control lost contact with the plane just eight minutes after takeoff.

Tara Air has stated that the plane has an experienced pilot.

Tara Air Pvt.Ltd is an airline with its head office in Kathmandu, Nepal. It is a subsidiary of Yeti Airlines. 



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