Nepal Airlines plane takes heavy landing at Mt. Qomolangma foothill

18:45, April 19, 2010      

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A Nepal Airlines twin otter aircraft 9NABX took its heavy landing at Kangel danda airport in Solukhumbu district, some 125 km northeastern of capital Kathmandu on Monday, according to official.

According to Sugat Ratna Kangshakar, President of Nepal Airlines the plane was flying to Faplu but following the bad weather it divert its direction landing at Kangel danda.

"However, no human injury has been reported except minor damage to the plane," Kangshakar told Xinhua over telephone.

Source: Xinhua

(Editor:王千原雪)

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