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07 août 2020 | 19h27 UTC

India: Air India Express repatriation flight crash kills 15 at Calicut International Airport (CCJ) August 7 /update 1

India Alerte de sécurité

Air India Express flight IX1344 crashes after overshooting runway at Karipur’s Calicut International Airport (CCJ; Kerala state) on August 7; anticipate continued disruptions

TIMEFRAME expected from 7/8/2020, 12h00 until 9/8/2020, 11h59 (Asia/Kolkata). COUNTRY/REGION Calicut International Airport, Karipur (Kerala state)

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Event

Air India Express repatriation flight IX1344 overshot the runway at Calicut International Airport (CCJ; Karipur; Kerala state) on Friday, August 7, causing it to crash on landing which resulted in at least 15 fatalities and dozens of injures. The plane reportedly broke in two after it skidded off the runway before the fuselage fell into a nearby valley. Rescue operations in the area are ongoing. The flight was carrying 190 passengers and crew and had been operating as a repatriation flight for Indian nationals and residents in Dubai. A government official stated that heavy rains and poor visibility caused the incident as the area experiences monsoon season conditions.

Disruptions to flight operations at CCJ are possible in the near term. A heightened emergency presence is anticipated near the crash site, and localized traffic disruptions are also likely in the area.

Advice

Individuals in Karipur are advised to monitor developments, avoid the area of the crash site, and heed all instructions issued by local authorities.

 

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