152 killed in Pakistan plane crash
Published on Jul 29, 2010
All 152 passengers aboard an Airblue flight from Karachi to Islamabad were killed when the plane crashed into the hills outside the capital. The plane was coming in to land when it inexplicably crashed into the hillside. The Airbus A321 carrying 146 passengers and six crew members, is reported to have left Karachi at 7.50am with two Americans onboard. According to BBC reports a recovery operation is currently underway, though bad weather and steep slopes are hindering progress.
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