50 Dead As Bangladesh Passenger Plane With 71 On Board Crash-Lands Near Nepal Airport

Bangladesh aircraft, DHC-8-Q400 (S2-AGU),  “became unstable” while descending, then crashed, an airport official said. US-Bangla Airlines flight BS211, a DHC-8-Q400 (S2-AGU) crashed on landing at Kathmandu, Nepal. At the time of the accident a thunderstorm was passing the airport with cumulonimbus clouds passing at 2500ft.  There were 67 passengers and 4 crew members on board. CNN reports that at least 50 people were killed. Police say 21 survivors are hospitalized. Weather at the time of the accident (14:20 LT / 08:35Z): VNKT 120850Z 26007KT 140V300 7000 FEW015 FEW025CB SCT030 BKN100 21/10 Q1015…

Helicopter landed to the river in Newyork

More Save NEW YORK — A helicopter carrying several people crashed in New York City’s East River on Sunday, and emergency divers were in the water around the partially submerged aircraft, according to officials and images from the scene. The Federal Aviation Administration said the Eurocopter AS350 went down near the northern end of Roosevelt Island at about 7 p.m. and was reported to be upside-down in the water. The agency said it was investigating. There was no immediate word on any injuries or deaths. Citing unnamed sources, Spectrum News…