Bhoja Air Flight 213 2012 Bhoja Air Flight 213 was the Boeing 737-236 aircraft carrying a domestic scheduled passenger flight from Jinnah International Airport in Karachi to Benazir Bhutto International Airport in Islamabad that crashed at a village near Hussain Abad on April 20, 2012. Look the number of planes and the flights and the accidents. Due to lack of accountability, so many hounds eating up a beautiful country. This is much lower than other high fatality airlines, but nowhere near the World's better airlines of whom dozens recorded not a single fatality. And guess which airline stood out to be consistently high risk prone over the two periods: Pakistan International Airlines. Everyone on board died instantly. After a mostly uneventful flight from Karachi, the plane came down with a big thud, forcing many to recite prayers.
The tracks on the ground suggested the aircraft veered to the right about 4000 feet down the runway and subsequently paralleled the runway centre line to the right of it. The bodies of the people on board were so badly charred that most had become unidentifiable. The accident is the worst one for a Boeing 720 till today and was the worst one for Egypt at the time. While en route, the crew reported that there was an engine problem, and that the aircraft was descending. I believe this website is reliable. Which airline is safer: Airline A which has 1 fatal crash every 10 years and flies 10 million sectors a year or Airline B which has 1 fatal crash every 5 years but flies 50 million sectors a year. And compared safety record over two periods, i.
Conversely, we would not like to favour an airline with a limited fleet and less travel. For Pakistan, a similar day arrived on December 7, 2016. The aircraft was manufactured in February 1964 and had a total flying hours of 73,591. Muhammad Naseer Khan and internationally known Pakistani neurosurgeon Prof. This article was originally published in 2015. The government has many times planned the privitisation of the State owned.
Political unions should be abolished and only professional unions allowed in the airline. I did not and when Plane arrived in Manchester, During the Inspection it was determine there was a major failure and Flight was delayed for several hours. Three military personnel, of , Prof. However, from time to time the government uses the airline's Boeing 737 or Airbus A310 for official trips. There are certain codes and rules that are required before an airplane can take off. As soon as the plane crashed into the empty field, local people rushed to the place in horror and panic.
The third accident was the airlines worst in Kathmandu with 167 fatalities, bringing the total for this period to 234 fatalities. Due to dense fog, pilots were unable to see the side of a 3000-ft mountain. With new and updating technology, scientists, engineers, and researchers are constantly trying to make this mode of travel safer every year. In addition, the first two domestic routes in Pakistan were established, from Karachi to to , and from Karachi to to Lahore. The event happened in daylight and with clouds shrouding the mountains.
It was used by the British Airways for fifteen years and then Comair, a South African airline, started using it since June 1999 until late 2010. Experience secure and convenient online transactions. The flight took off from Quaid-e-Azam International Airport and had a stopover at Dhahran International Airport in Saudi Arabia. The airline is owned by the Government of Pakistan 87% and other shareholders 13%. The aircraft was delivered in January 2007 on ten year lease to the airline.
The cause of the crash was due to an engine fire. The aircraft hit an electric power line before crashing into a wheat field. The airline's secondary bases include Peshawar International Airport, Faisalabad International Airport, Quetta International Airport and Multan International Airport, from which it connects the metropolitan cities with the main bases, the and the. The final destination was Faridpur Heliport and at about 3. Murtaza Haider From where did you got the 175 fatalities figure from 2000-2014. Archived from on 30 September 2007.
You can not deny the facts. And that was the last time I stepped on one of their planes. No doubt the parts were canabalized from other ageing 747s. Are we waiting for a big disaster? S I tend to agree with you. Pakistan International Airlines plane crashes The following are involving the airline or its subsidiares.
Engine failures occur all round the world on a daily basis. That is an interestingly written peace. The numbers are normalized to trillion available seat kilometers. Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers. All 167 on board were killed.