Pakistan mourns victims of the tragic plane crash

Pakistan mourns victims of the tragic plane crash

Karāchi : Pakistan | Apr 20, 2012 at 7:37 PM PDT
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First video: Bhoja Air Boeing 737 plane crash in Islamabad kills all on board

21/4, Pakistan declared mourning the victims of the tragic plane crash at Islamabad international airport.

Plane crash in Pakistan, more than 100 people dead

All 127 people aboard the Boeing 737, number BHO-213 Air Bhoja Airlines from Karachi and is expected to land at Islamabad, is believed to have died.

The rescue workers have stopped looking for work in the wreckage of the plane in the village of Abad Hussain last night.No injuries were found.

Pakistani officials said the black box flight recorders of the Boeing 737 was found and delivered to the investigators.

The aircraft is said to be carrying 121 passengers and six crew members attempted landing at Islamabad airport but without success. It is believed that lightning occurred at the time the plane crashed.

Relatives of the victims gathered on the plane at Karachi and Islamabad airport to wait for news of their relatives.

Bhoja Air airline based in Karachi, said the company had arranged a flight to bring the family members of victims to Islamabad. .

His uncle said the two sisters on: "We do not even know when or where we can come to identify their bodies."

Another woman at the airport is trying desperately to find her husband on a flight has crashed or not.

Those near the place where the crash said the aircraft's seats are scattered over a wide area. Meanwhile, the reporters present at the scene said rescue conditions difficult because of muddy conditions after the heavy rains in this region.

Meanwhile, Saifur Rehman, a member of a police rescue team told Pakistan's Geo television channel: "the burning debris, the aircraft was completely destroyed."

Bhoja Air is the new commercial airline was formed about 10 years ago. However, it had to be shut down because of financial difficulties and to return recently.

July / 2010, an Airbus A321 had crashed on the outskirts of Islamabad, that all 152 passengers on board were killed. This is considered the worst disaster of Pakistan aviation industry.

Although the aviation industry of Pakistan exploded recently, but there are many ideas that safety standards are not always kept pace with the increase of commercial flights.

The BBC also said the crash broke the flight schedules of many others. Some aircraft are on their way to Islamabad airport had diverted to Lahore.

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A field where a Boeing 737 airliner crashed is seen at night Islamabad
A field where a Boeing 737 airliner crashed is seen at night Islamabad
Le Thi Bich Lan is based in Vũng Tàu, Đông Nam Bộ, Vietnam, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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