Incident ATR 72-500 (72-212A) , Friday 2 May 2014
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Date:Friday 2 May 2014
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
ATR 72-500 (72-212A)
Owner/operator:Buddha Air
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 18
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Near Bhairahawa Airport -   Nepal
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Bhairahawa Airport
Destination airport:Tribhuvan International Airport
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The plane encountered severe turbulence and adverse weather conditions en route to Kathmandu. Six passengers and crew suffered serious injuries, and ten suffered minor injuries. The aircraft is currently performing a routine check-up.


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03-May-2014 06:56 Útila Added

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