A private chartered plane from Delhi has crash-landed near Dhanipur airstrip in Aligarh on Tuesday. The trainer aircraft, VT-AVV, had also caught fire on the airstrip in Aligarh. The crash happened after one of its wheels got stuck in wires during the landing. Fire tenders rushed to the site of the crash to put out the fire and were able to get the situation under contro
All the passengers have been rescued and are safe. The Magistrate of Aligarh, Vinit Kumar Singh said that there were six people on board. "Six people were on board the aircraft when it crashed after one of its wheels got stuck in the wire during landing. All the 6 people are safe with no injuries," Singh told ANI here.
Trainer aircraft VT-AVV crashes at #Aligarh Dhanipur airstrip, no injuries reported. City Magistrate, says, " 6 people were on-board the aircraft when it crashed after one of its wheels got stuck in a wire during landing. All 6 people are safe with no injuries." pic.twitter.com/jBHrWmrbHQ— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) August 27, 2019