Correction: Experts from Airbus are still in Karachi regarding #PIA8303 investigation. The team inspected the runway, ATC tower and crash site
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Airbus experts probe plane crash that killed 97 in PakistanFlight PK-8303 took off from the eastern city of Lahore and crashed on Friday while trying to land at the Karachi airport, Civil Aviation Authority spokesman Abdul Sattar Kokhar said.
'Mayday, mayday...'- Pakistan plane's last message from the pilot. In the mayday call, the pilot can be heard saying that the plane has lost its engines. There are 'no survivors' after the plane crash in Karachi, read more here:
Pakistan International Airlines flight #PK8303 from Lahore has crashed during landing in Karachi. The aircraft involved is a 15 year old Airbus A320 with registration AP-BLD As the flight was tracked with MLAT we only have limited position data.
VIDEO: Thousands of supporters of Islamist parties take to the streets of Karachi to protest Asia Bibi's acquittal and call for her beheading. Bibi, a Pakistani Christian woman who spent eight years on death row for blasphemy was freed from jail