JOMSOM AIRPORT

  • Nepal: 22 injured as plane skids off runway May 16, 2013

    Kathmandu: All 22 people, including eight Japanese tourists on board a Nepal Airlines aircraft on Thursday escaped with minor injuries after the small plane skidded off the runway while trying to land and plunged into a river in northwestern Nepal. The accident occurred as the Twin Otter airplane on a...
  • Plane crashes in Nepal, 13 Indian pilgrims killed May 14, 2012

    New Delhi: A small Dornier plane belonging to a private company crashed in the mountains of Nepal on Monday morning killing 14 people including 13 Indian pilgrims. The plane belonging to Agni Air had 21 people on board including three crew members. It crashed after hitting a hill top while...
  • 2 young Indian girls lucky to survive Nepal crash May 14, 2012

    Kathmandu: Two young Indian girls were lucky to survive the Nepalese airliner crash on Monday near highaltitude Jomsom airport in northern Nepal, being among the six who were rescued alive from the debris of the illfated plane. The girls aged 6 and 9 were among three Indian survivors of the...
  • 13 Indians killed in Nepal plane crash, 3 survive May 14, 2012

    Kathmandu: Thirteen Indians were among the 14 people killed as a Dornier plane crashed in the mountainous northern region of Nepal on Monday. Reports said that there were 16 Indians among the 18 passengers on board the plane. The plane belongs to local airline company Agni Air. Marketing and Administration...
  • Plane carrying 21 crashes in northern Nepal May 14, 2012

    Kathmandu: Police says a plane with 21 people on board has crashed in Nepal's mountainous north. Police said the plane crashed Monday while trying to land at the Jomsom Airport, a gateway to a popular tourist and trekking area. It belongs to local airline company Agri Air. Police and soldiers have rushed...