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15 killed in plane crash in Nepal

05-14-2012 16:12 BJT

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A plane carrying 21 people has crashed in Nepal, killing 15 people. The 6 survivors are in critical condition and have been airlifted to a local hospital.

The crash happened while the plane was trying to land on a mountain airstrip in Nepal’s northern Himalayas. The wrecked aircraft was in pieces, but did not catch fire. Initial investigations show that the plane might have suffered technical problems.

 

Editor:Zhang Dan |Source: CNTV.CN

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