Saudi Airlines plane catches fire while landing at Peshawar Airport

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The fire reportedly began within the plane’s landing gear throughout landing, prompting the alert runway employees to activate all emergency protocols.

A Saudi Airlines plane caught fire while landing at Peshawar Airport in Pakistan on Thursday. The fire reportedly began within the plane’s landing gear throughout landing, prompting the alert runway employees to activate all emergency protocols. The controllers rapidly knowledgeable the pilot and rescue groups, who responded promptly, and fire automobiles extinguished the flames. There had been no casualties, and all crew and passengers had been evacuated safely. According to Samaa TV, a number of passengers sustained minor accidents and obtained first support.

The plane carried 276 passengers and 21 crew members, all of whom disembarked utilizing the emergency slides. In a press release, Saudia reported that the plane was instantly stopped, and related authorities had been notified. The airline clarified that its plane, flying from Riyadh to Peshawar on flight SV792, skilled smoke emanating from one of many tires throughout landing. All friends and crew had been safely evacuated by the evacuation slide.

The plane, a seven-year-old Airbus A330-300, is now present process a technical analysis by specialists. According to Bloomberg, the immediate motion of the fire tenders prevented a significant accident.

The airport stays operational, and all flights will proceed as scheduled, based on officers quoted by DAWN. Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) spokesperson Saifullah recommended the well timed response that managed the fire within the landing gear, averting a significant incident.

According to a report by Pakistan’s distinguished information web site ‘The Dawn,’ the passengers and crew of the Saudi plane had been rescued utilizing emergency slides. The Bacha Khan International Airport employees said that there have been 276 passengers and 21 crew members on the flight from Riyadh.

 


Nilesh Desai
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