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  • Nepali Media Kathmandu Post report error

    '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.

  • Kathmandu Post report on US-Bangla plane crash

    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 published today by a Nepali newspaper.

  • Nepal newspaper Kathmandu Post Report

    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' and 'irreverent'.

  • 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 was smoking continuously inside the cockpit during the one-hour flight from Dhaka to Kathmandu.

  • US-Bangla Airlines plane crash

    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 crashed in Kathmandu last month.

  • 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 relatives have gone through excruciating moments after the accident. Now, they are stuck at TU Teaching University Hospital, and at the time of writing, still waiting to see a glimpse of their loved ones who have passed away.

  • Nepal plane crash of Bangladesh Airlines

    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.

  • 5 of a family were in US-Bangla aircraft

    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.

  • US-Bangla Airlines aircraft crash

    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.

  • US-Bangla Airlines aircraft crash

    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.

  • President, PM mourn deaths in plane crash

    President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina express profound shock and sorrow at the tragic deaths in a plane crash of an aircraft of US-Bangla Airlines in Kathmandu, Nepal.

  • US-Bangla Airlines plane crash photos

    US Bangla plane crash in photos

    At least 49 people are dead as a US Bangla Airlines aircraft crashed at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu, Nepal today, Raj kumar Chhetri, general manager of the airport. Here are some photos taken from different sources.

  • US-Bangla plane crash death toll now 49

    At least 49 people are killed as US-Bangla aircraft crashes at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. 27 Bangladeshis and 22 Nepalese are among the dead.