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Massive Fire engulfs grounded plane at Karachi’s Jinnah airport


Syed Umarullah HussainiWeb Editor

27th Jan, 2020. 10:32 am
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Massive Fire

Massive fire broke out in a grounded plane at Jinnah International Airport in Karachi on Sunday night.

As per details the massive fire erupted suddenly in one of the inactive planes Massive Fire

The airport authorities  called the fire tenders which extinguished the blaze.

Reports said bushes near the grounded planes caught fire, which eventually blazed one of the planes parked in the compound.

The Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority also took notice of the incident and launched investigations.

Earlier on January 7, a Karachi-bound flight of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) hd suffered serious damage after a bird hit near Jinnah International Airport.

According to details, PIA flight PK-311 coming from Quetta hit by a bird while landing at Jinnah International.

The pilot, however, had successfully made landing as no human injury reported.

One wing of the plane had been damaged which currently repaired by a team of engineers.

This a first bird hit incident of the year 2020.

According to a report in 2019, more than 19 planes affected by bird strikes which caused millions of rupees loss to the national airline.

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