US-Bangla Airlines plane crash

August 28, 2018
August 28, 2018

'Pilot's Error' in US-Bangla Crash: Nepali probe panel trashes media report

The investigation commission of Nepal castigated Kathmandu Post yesterday, hours after the newspaper ran an exclusive report that blamed the pilot of the US-Bangla plane for the crash.

August 27, 2018
August 27, 2018

Kathmandu Post report on US-Bangla crash baseless: Bangladesh expert

A Bangladeshi investigator, who is closely involved with the Nepali official investigation into the crash of US-Bangla Airlines plane, terms “baseless” the findings of a report obtained and...

August 27, 2018
August 27, 2018

Nepal newspaper report ‘fictitious’, ‘irreverent’: US Bangla

Rejecting a Nepal newspaper report over the investigation findings on the US-Bangla plane crash led by their government, the authorities of US-Bangla Airlines say the report was 'fictitious&...

August 27, 2018
August 27, 2018

US-Bangla pilot was mentally stressed, reckless: Nepali probe report

The pilot of the US-Bangla plane that crashed at Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan International Airport in March, killing 51 people, appears to have lied to the control tower during the landing procedure and...

April 2, 2018
April 2, 2018

Sadharan Bima pays US-Bangla Tk 5.74cr in insurance claims

Sadharan Bima Corporation has paid $0.7 million or Tk 5.74 crore to US-Bangla Airlines in the first instalment as compensation against the carrier's insurance claim for the aircraft that...

March 16, 2018
March 16, 2018

Still waiting for the dead bodies

It is saddening to learn that the friends and families of the victims of US-Bangla Airlines plane crash are still waiting to receive the bodies of their departed loved ones. Needless to say, the...

March 12, 2018
March 12, 2018

Misguidance from tower caused the crash: US-Bangla CEO

US-Bangla Airlines Chief Executive Officer Imran Asif says the wrong signal from air traffic control (ATC) tower of Tribhuvan International Airport led to the aircraft crash.

March 12, 2018
March 12, 2018

5 of a family were in US-Bangla aircraft

Five persons of a family from Gazipur are on board the US Bangla Airlines aircraft that crashed in Kathmandu of Nepal killing at least 50.

March 12, 2018
March 12, 2018

Aircraft was out of control: Caan DG

The aircraft of US-Bangla Airlines that crashed in Kathmandu was out of control while attempting to land on the runway, says Director General of Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (Caan) Sanjiv Gautam.

March 12, 2018
March 12, 2018

13 medical students were in aircraft

At least 13 Nepali students of Ragib-Rabeya Medical College Hospital in Sylhet are reported to be on board the US Bangla aircraft that crashed at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu.