Shree Airlines aircraft makes emergency landing

An aircraft of Shree Airlines has made an emergency landing at Nepalgunj Airport today.

Shree Airlines Nepalgunj Station Chief Parshuram Chaudhary said the aircraft with call sign 9N-ANF 432 that took off for Kathmandu from Nepalgunj made an emergency landing after six minutes in the air as smoke started to appear inside the aircraft.

A total of 79 passengers were in the aircraft and all of them are safe, added Chaudhary.

He mentioned that a team of engineers from Kathmandu will arrive at Nepalgunj to find out the reason behind it and a technical examination of the aircraft has been started. (RSS)