Deadly plane crash in India

Deadly plane crash in India

Air India Express is a subsidiary of Air India.

He won Sword of Honour at Air Force Academy during his training period. he was an accomplished fighter pilot.

Wing Commander Sathe had also served as a test pilot during his stint with the Air Force.

Two people, including the pilot, have lost their lives so far and over 40 have been injured in the incident. The authorities have issued helpline numbers-0543090572, 0543090573, 0543090575 and 0565463903. He said at least 15 of the injured were in critical condition, and that rescue operations were over.

"Relief teams from Air India and Airports Authority of India are being immediately dispatched from Delhi and Mumbai".

Photos appeared to show the plane, which was arriving from Dubai, broken into at least two pieces.

Kozhikode, a city formerly known as Calicut, has a "table top" airport located on a plateau that drops sharply on the sides. The flight was flying the Centre's Vande Bharat Mission.

The last major plane crash in India was in 2010 when an Air India Express Boeing 737-800 from Dubai to Mangalore overshot the runway and burst into flames.

The flight - IX 1344 - had 191 people, including 174 passengers on board. Visibility was said to be low due to heavy rain.

In July 2019, the national aviation regulator - Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) criticised Karipur airport over safety concerns.

Kozhikode's 2,850-meter (9,350-foot) runway is on a flat hilltop with deep gorges on either side ending in a 34-meter (112-foot) drop.

The crash occurred at Kozhikode Calicut International Airport in Kerala state. Spoke to Kerala CM @vijayanpinarayi Ji regarding the situation. Moideen has already left for Karipur from Thrissur.

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