The devastating details of Flight PK8303


A devastating news struck Pakistan on the most prestigious day of Ramadan, Pakistan International Airline’s Airbus A320 with around 100 people on-board crashed moments before its landing at Airport in Karachi. The flight PIA PK 8303, was coming from Lahore, the said flight’s engine is though to have technical difficulties. While at least 45 people are confirmed dead in the crash, at least four people have survived it.
Amongst surviving passengers is Khalid Sherdil, who was travelling on seat number 1F.Khalid Sherdil is the CEO of the Urban Unit.
Zafar Masood, CEO Bank of Punjab, has survived in the Karachi plane crash. As per the list of passengers on the flight, Zafar Masood was travelling on seat number 1C. The Bank Of Punjab’s president has been shifted to the Darul Sehat Hospital after being recovered from the crash site and is reportedly out of danger.
So far 20 fatal crashes, 280 deaths have been reported in multiple crashes . But 2019 is believed to be amongst safest years for commercial flights in 74 years.
A young man, named Ammar Rashid and Mohammed Zubir, also survived the crash and has been admitted to the hospital.
Zubair explained the horrific moments following the crash “the plane started wobbling as it approached the Karachi airport. The next moment there was a hard crash and I lost consciousness.”
The hospital administration said that Zubair faced minor injuries and is currently under treatment at the burns ward.
As reported the plane’s tail hit the ground, so fatalities are expected from rear seat passengers. According to various unconfirmed reports in local media, anywhere between 14 to 40 passengers have survived.
Many houses were destroyed as the plane crashed in residential area.


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