On Mar 4 2015 – It has been reported that all passengers are safe after Turkish Airlines Airbus A330, crash landed at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) after the plane missed the runway 02 arriving at around 7:45 early Wednesday morning.
As per Air Traffic Controller at TIA, the Turkish Flight 726 inbound from Istanbul missed the runway and arrived in the middle of the TIA runway and taxiway that constrained the airplane to slip on a lush area.
The aircraft was advised to circle the sky for quite a while because of poor visibility.
There were 224 travelers who were cleared through the emergency evacuation system.
It is reported that nose gear of the aircraft collapsed while landing.TIA authorities suspect terrible climate conditions and low visibility for the incident.