The death toll from an Indian passenger aircraft accident has risen to 18, while 16 people have been severely injured, a senior government official said on Saturday.
#AirIndiaExpress plane from #Dubai skids on landing at #Kozhikode airport in #Kerala & splits into two. #Breaking@WFRising @NammaBengaluroo @Namma_ORRCA @WeAreBangalore @surnell @sandeeprrao1991 @BLR_Avgeek @BLRAviation pic.twitter.com/5kuFKPI9fw— Rakesh Prakash (@rakeshprakash1) August 7, 2020
First responders inspect the wreckage of an Air India Express jet from Dubai which crashed when itskidded off the runway after landing in heavy rain at Calicut International Airport in Karipur, Kerala, on August 7, 2020. (AFP)