PIA ATR Flight PK-661 Crashes Near Havelian

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PIA ATR Flight PK-661 Crashes Near Havelian

Post by AP-BGJ » Wed Dec 07, 2016 4:39 pm

Breaking news that ATR is missing near abbotabad
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PIA Chitral to Islamabad Flight Missing

Post by Abbas Ali » Wed Dec 07, 2016 4:39 pm

According to news sources, a PIA ATR aircraft performing Chitral to Islamabad flight is missing. The air traffic control has lost contact with the aircraft.

The aircraft was carrying 47 persons.

An explosion was heard in mountains near Abbottabad.

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Re: ATR missing near abbotabad

Post by AP-BGJ » Wed Dec 07, 2016 4:41 pm

A plane has crashed near havelian sad sad news !!!

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Re: ATR missing near abbotabad

Post by Abbas Ali » Wed Dec 07, 2016 4:43 pm

The ATR reported problem in left engine, according to news sources.

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Re: ATR missing near abbotabad

Post by Abbas Ali » Wed Dec 07, 2016 4:44 pm

PIA Chitral to Islamabad flight PK-661 was scheduled to land at Islamabad Airport at 4:40 PM.

Some sources say aircraft ground impact explosion heard near Havelian, Abbottabad.

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Re: ATR missing near abbotabad

Post by Abbas Ali » Wed Dec 07, 2016 4:51 pm

The ATR had departed from Chitral at 3:50 PM and is missing since 4:40 PM.

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Re: ATR missing near abbotabad

Post by Abbas Ali » Wed Dec 07, 2016 4:55 pm

The aircraft was carrying five crew members and forty passengers.

Cockpit crew included:
Saleh Janjua
Ali Akram
Ahmed Janjua

Cabin crew included:
Sadaf Farooq
Asma Adil

Mayday call was received from ATR 42-500.

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Re: ATR missing near abbotabad

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Re: ATR missing near abbotabad

Post by shj » Wed Dec 07, 2016 5:04 pm

AP-BHO is being reported to have gone down. Prayers go with the passengers and for their survival

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Re: ATR missing near abbotabad

Post by raihans » Wed Dec 07, 2016 5:08 pm

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Re: ATR missing near abbotabad

Post by Abbas Ali » Wed Dec 07, 2016 5:15 pm

Passengers included Junaid Jamshed.

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Re: ATR missing near abbotabad

Post by raihans » Wed Dec 07, 2016 5:16 pm

on another forum, some users are stating that Junaid Jumshaid and his family was also aboard

is there any press release by PIA so far? or any passenger list release yet?
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Re: ATR missing near abbotabad

Post by Abbas Ali » Wed Dec 07, 2016 5:17 pm

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Re: ATR missing near abbotabad

Post by Abbas Ali » Wed Dec 07, 2016 5:21 pm

Seven dead bodies recovered from crash site. Bleak chances of finding any survivor, according to local government officials.

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Re: ATR missing near abbotabad

Post by Pakistan-1 » Wed Dec 07, 2016 5:24 pm

Is the registration of the crashed ATR known ?
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