accident on Sunday morning
Plane with 72 on board crashes in Nepal
Plane crash in Nepal. There were 72 people in the machine – it is currently unclear whether there were Swiss among them.
Images on Twitter show the huge plume of smoke at the crash site.
According to a media report, a passenger plane crashed in the Nepalese city of Pokhara. There were 68 passengers and 4 crew members on board the Yeti Airlines plane, the Kathmandu Post newspaper reported, citing an airline spokesman.
The plane crashed on Sunday morning on the way from the capital Kathmandu to Pokhara. Videos and photos on social media showed plumes of smoke at the alleged crash site. Further details, such as possible victims or the cause of the crash, were not initially known. (SDA)