Nepal Plane Crash

Accidents in Nepal are not taking the name of stopping. There has been seven major plane crashes in Nepal since 2010. And about 166 people have died in these accidents. The fear of an accident started deepening after Nepal’s Tara Airlines plane 9 NAET lost contact. There were 22 people on board the plane.

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Tara Airlines flight 9 NAET lost contact. This Tara Airlines plane was going to Jomsom after taking off from Pokhara. There were 22 people on board including the crew. Four Indian nationals and three Japanese nationals were among the passengers. As soon as the plane went missing, there was a fear of something untoward, but is this the first time this has happened? Even before this, there have been many plane accidents in Nepal. Nepal, a country of mountains, is also known for significant plane crashes. Actually, bad weather in Nepal and the difficult airstrip built between the hills become a significant reason for these accidents. Let’s know about the significant plane accidents in Nepal …

2018 US-Bangla Airlines Flight 211 Crash: This accident happened in 2018. The plane was to go from Dhaka to Kathmandu. It crashed while landing at Nepal’s Tribhuvan International Airport. And 51 people died in this accident. And some people were injured. There were 71 people on board the plane.

2016 Tara Air Flight 193 Crash: This accident happened on 24 February 2016. This plane was flying from Pokhara to Jomsom. The plane suddenly disappeared eight minutes after takeoff. The wreckage of the plane was found near the village. There were 23 people on board the plane. no one left. Everyone had died.

2012 Sita Air Flight 601 Crash: 19 people died in this plane crash. The plane had taken off from Kathmandu but had to make an emergency landing due to a technical problem. And at the same time, an accident happened and everyone died.

2012 Agni Air Dornier 228 Crash: This Agni Airplane took off from Pokhara to Jomsom. The plane crashed as it approached Jomsom airport. There were 21 people in it. The pilot also did not survive the accident and 15 passengers were killed.

2011 Buddha Air Flight 103 Crash: This plane was a victim of a crash on 25 September 2011. 22 people on board the ship, including 10 Indian nationals, were killed.

2010 Tara Air Twin Otter Crash: This Tara Air plane crashed on 15 December 2010. The plane crashed shortly after take-off. All 22 people on board the plane were killed.

2010 Agni Air Flight 101 Crash: This plane also lost contact. The plane had taken off from Kathmandu. The plane crashed 22 minutes after takeoff. All 14 people aboard were killed.