Trainer aircraft VT-AVV crashes at Aligarh's Dhanipur airstrip during landing; all six onboard rescued safely
All passengers in the aircraft were rescued safely from Aligarh following the crash, according to City Magistrate, Aligarh, Vinit Kumar Singh.
According to Aligarh Magistrate, Vinit Kumar Singh, all passengers in the aircraft were rescued safely following the crash
The private jet crashed during a landing attempt in Aligarh on Tuesday morning
The VT-AVV aircraft was in Aligarh for maintenance work when its wheels got tangled in electric wires during landing
Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh): A trainer aircraft, VT-AVV, crashed in Aligarh at the Dhanipur airstrip after one of its wheels got stuck in wires during the landing on Tuesday.
Trainer aircraft VT-AVV crashes at #Aligarh Dhanipur airstrip, no injuries reported. City Magistrate, says, " 6 people were on-board the aircraft when it crashed after one of its wheels got stuck in a wire during landing. All 6 people are safe with no injuries." pic.twitter.com/jBHrWmrbHQ
— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) August 27, 2019
All passengers in the aircraft were rescued safely following the crash, according to City Magistrate, Aligarh, Vinit Kumar Singh.
"Six people were on board the aircraft when it crashed after one of its wheels got stuck in the wire during landing. All the 6 people are safe with no injuries," Singh told ANI in Aligarh.
Fire tenders rushed to the site of the crash as the plane caught fire and were able to get the situation under control.
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