Death toll from Pakistan passenger plane crash rises to 97

The flight data recorder from the Pakistani airliner that crashed into a residential neighbourhood of Karachi has been found, an official said on Saturday, as the death toll rose to 97. There were two survivors from onboard the aircraft, while no fatalities were reported in the densely populated area of the city where the aircraft… Read More Death toll from Pakistan passenger plane crash rises to 97

Dozens dead as passenger plane crashes into residential area in Pakistan

A Pakistan International Airlines Airbus jet with 99 people on board crashed into a crowded residential district of the city of Karachi on Friday afternoon while approaching the airport. At least 56 people were confirmed to have died, hospital officials said, though other officials gave different figures and authorities did not release an estimate of… Read More Dozens dead as passenger plane crashes into residential area in Pakistan

Plane carrying 40 people crashes in northern Pakistan

A plane carrying about 40 people crashed on the slope of a mountain in northern Pakistan on Wednesday, with witnesses on the crash site saying there were unlikely to be any survivors. The military said 21 bodies had been recovered and rescue efforts continued. Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) said its plane lost contact with the… Read More Plane carrying 40 people crashes in northern Pakistan