January 21, 2021

Airplane Skidded Off As a result of Of Heavy Rain, Says Kerala Minister KJ Alphons



Early pictures from the location confirmed plane particles strewn over the runway and past

New Delhi:

An Air India Categorical aircraft with 190 folks skidded off the runway whereas touchdown at Kerala’s Kozhikode on Friday and damaged into items. Each pilots have died within the crash.

All passengers have been evacuated, stated Forest Minister Okay Raju to NDTV.

The incident happened at 7.41 PM. The aircraft skidded due to heavy rain and hit a wall, breaking into items, Mr Raju stated.

“It is rather critical. Rescue operations are on, first help is being given on the aerodrome,” he stated.

Early pictures from the location confirmed plane particles strewn over the runway and past.

BJP Rajya Sabha member KJ Alphons tweeted: “Second tragedy of the day in Kerala : Air India Categorical skids off the run approach at Kozhikode, entrance portion splits , pilot dies and many passengers injured . All passengers evacuated. Very fortunate the plane did not catch fireplace.”

“It’s shocking that such an accident occurred when visibility was high quality and the pilots had been skilled. We must always concentrate on rescue and saving lives,” stated Kapil Kaul, CEO & Director, CAPA South Asia.