July 28, 2010 | In: Tragedy
Air Blue plane crashes in Margalla hills
An Islamabad bound flight ED-202 (Airbus 320) that took off from Karachi has crashed in Margalla hills Islamabad fearing many deaths. According to airline sources, there were 150+ pessengers on-board.
The plane crashed in Margalla hills; some eyewitnesses have seen the plane at a low flight near Daman-i-Koh (Margalla hills). The sight of plane crash is at the northern side of Islamabad, federal capital of Pakistan.
Ambulances and rescue helicopters have rushed to the spot.
Update 1: 5 people have been rescued so far and shifted to hospital. Black box has not yet found. Rescue operations have become very difficult because of terrain and hilly area in Margalla mountains.