Source Pravda.Ru

Lufthansa's Cargo Plane Crashes at Riyadh's King Khaled International Airport

A cargo plane belonging to the German airline Lufthansa has crashed at Riyadh's King Khaled International Airport in Saudi Arabia.

The plane's pilot and co-pilot were hospitalised after the crash, according to Al Arabiya, a Saudi-financed news channel.

It said the aircraft broke into two on landing after smoke was seen coming from the plane as it approached the airport. Civil defence teams were working to put out the fire, National reports.

"The firefighters are containing the fire," said a spokesman for the General Authority of Civil Aviation, adding there were no casualties. Two pilots are being treated in hospital, the German carrier said in a statement, according to reports Reuters.

Comments
Russia may voluntarily return Crimea to Ukraine
Pentagon to deliver F-35 fighter bombers to Turkey bypassing Congress approval
USA tramples on human rights to protect Israel
From where I stand: "We need men who will stand up for the rights of women and girls"
Russians start protesting against retirement age law
Russia improves Uran-9 combat robotic machine
USA tramples on human rights to protect Israel
Pentagon to deliver F-35 fighter bombers to Turkey bypassing Congress approval
Ukrainian Fleet is rotting away
From where I stand: "We need men who will stand up for the rights of women and girls"
Pentagon to deliver F-35 fighter bombers to Turkey bypassing Congress approval
Russia may voluntarily return Crimea to Ukraine
Ukrainian Fleet is rotting away
Russia may voluntarily return Crimea to Ukraine
Ukrainian Fleet is rotting away
Russia improves Uran-9 combat robotic machine
Russia improves Uran-9 combat robotic machine
Putin Forever
Angela Merkel accused of raping and killing German teen
Pentagon to deliver F-35 fighter bombers to Turkey bypassing Congress approval
Ukrainian Fleet is rotting away