In photos: A Plane of Turkish Airlines Skids Off the Runway

At Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, a Turkish Airlines flight went off the runway after landing in Nepal. Here are some images of the event:

1. Nepalese emergency officials inspecting a Turkish Airlines airbus after it skidded off from the runway.

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2. The pilot failed to catch the runway sight during an initial attempt to land, before making a second attempt which resulted the plane skidding off the tarmac.

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3. Passengers walk away from a Turkish Airlines plane.

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4. All remained alive and no-one was seriously injured, 238 people left the plane safely. Stranded passengers wait for flights to resume.

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5. All tyres busted.

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6. Tribhuvan International is the only international airport in Nepal. The accident resulted in cancellation of all flights in and out of the country and had left passengers stranded.

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Ref: BBC

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