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Nepal: Search continues at aircraft crash site in Pokhara01:51

Nepal: Search continues at aircraft crash site in Pokhara

Nepal, Pokhara
January 18, 2023 at 20:04 GMT +00:00 · Published

Footage taken at the crash site near Pokhara airport on Wednesday shows military personnel searching through the scattered remains of the plane.

The Yeti airlines flight from Kathmandu crashed near Pokhara airport on Sunday, with 72 people on board. At least 69 are confirmed dead, while officials also believe the three missings were also killed.

According to the authorities, 53 passengers were Nepalese, with those from India, Russia, Korea, the UK, Australia, Argentina and France.

The cause of the tragedy remains unknown, although media reports state that investigators have recovered voice and flight data recorders.

Nepal: Search continues at aircraft crash site in Pokhara01:51
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Footage taken at the crash site near Pokhara airport on Wednesday shows military personnel searching through the scattered remains of the plane.

The Yeti airlines flight from Kathmandu crashed near Pokhara airport on Sunday, with 72 people on board. At least 69 are confirmed dead, while officials also believe the three missings were also killed.

According to the authorities, 53 passengers were Nepalese, with those from India, Russia, Korea, the UK, Australia, Argentina and France.

The cause of the tragedy remains unknown, although media reports state that investigators have recovered voice and flight data recorders.