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Victims' families to be compensated, damaged houses vacated Victims' families to be compensated, damaged houses vacated

‘Lahore special team called for DNA testing of crash victims’ - SAMAA

Govt forms committee to investigate crash, says report should be submitted within "shortest possible time".Govt forms committee to investigate crash, says report should be submitted within "shortest possible time".

Crashed Airbus last checked on Mar 21, returned from Muscat a day ago - Pakistan - DAWN.COM

97 of the 99 souls aboard Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-8303 bound for Karachi perished when it crashed on Friday 97 of the 99 souls aboard Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-8303 bound for Karachi perished when it crashed on Friday

PIA plane crash: No survivors except 2 as rescuers finish accounting for passengers

“Shocked & saddened by the PIA crash. Am in touch with PIA CEO Arshad Malik, who has left for Karachi & with the rescue & relief teams on ground as this is the priority right now. Immediate inquiry will be instituted. Prayers & condolences go to families of the deceased.”

Imran Khan on Twitter: "Shocked & saddened by the PIA crash. Am in touch with PIA CEO Arshad Malik, who has left for Karachi & with the rescue & relief teams on ground as this is the priority right now. Immediate inquiry will be instituted. Prayers & condolences go to families of the deceased."

“Deeply saddened by the loss of life due to a plane crash in Pakistan. Our condolences to the families of the deceased, and wishing speedy recovery to those injured.”

Narendra Modi on Twitter: "Deeply saddened by the loss of life due to a plane crash in Pakistan. Our condolences to the families of the deceased, and wishing speedy recovery to those injured."

“Plane Crash Site in #Karachi https://t.co/VKbV3aTZMY”

Mansoor Ali Khan on Twitter: "Plane Crash Site in #Karachi… "

“I thank world leaders for reaching out to condole over the tragic air crash and loss of precious lives. The people of Pakistan value this support and solidarity in our hour of grief.”

Imran Khan on Twitter: "I thank world leaders for reaching out to condole over the tragic air crash and loss of precious lives. The people of Pakistan value this support and solidarity in our hour of grief."

KARACHI: One of the top models Zara Abid was among the passengers of the ill-fated PIA flight PK-8303 that crashed at Karachi’s Model Colony minutes before landing at the Jinnah International...KARACHI: One of the top models Zara Abid was among the passengers of the ill-fated PIA flight PK-8303 that crashed at Karachi’s Model Colony minutes before landing at the Jinnah International...

Did model Zara Abid survive or not?

Bank of Punjab CEO Zafar Masood and another passenger Muhammad Zubair, of ill-fated PK-8303, are two fortunate survivors in Karachi air crash on Friday that claimed 97 lives.Bank of Punjab CEO Zafar Masood and another passenger Muhammad Zubair, of ill-fated PK-8303, are two fortunate survivors in Karachi air crash on Friday that claimed 97 lives.

Two Passengers who survive in deadly Karachi air crash

LAHORE: A passenger who was scheduled to be on Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-8303, which crashed in Karachi on Friday, was prevented from finalizing his booking due to a system error. Syed Mustafa Ahmed tried three times on Thursday to confirm payment online for his seat 13-A on the flight from Lahore to Karachi, but he was thwarted by a glitch in the online system.LAHORE: A passenger who was scheduled to be on Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-8303, which crashed in Karachi on Friday, was prevented from finalizing his booking due to a system error.

Passenger due to fly on crashed PIA flight saved from disaster by system error | Arab News

PIA announces Rs1 million compensation for victims of Karachi plane crashPIA announces Rs1 million compensation for victims of Karachi plane crash

PIA announces Rs1 million compensation for victims of Karachi plane crash - Pakistan - Dunya News

PIA announces Rs1 million compensation for victims of Karachi plane crash

KARACHI, Pakistan: The death toll from Friday’s passenger jet crash in Karachi has been confirmed at 97 with two survivors, while no fatalities were reported from the dense residential neighbourhood where the Airbus A320 crash-landed, authorities said on Saturday.KARACHI, Pakistan: The death toll from Friday’s passenger jet crash in Karachi has been confirmed at 97 with two survivors, while no fatalities were reported from the dense residential neighbourhood where the Airbus A320 crash-landed, authorities said on Saturday.

97 confirmed dead in Pakistan crash

At least 76 people die - but two passengers survive - as the PIA plane hits a Karachi residential area.At least 76 people die - but two passengers survive - as the PIA plane hits a Karachi residential area.

Pakistan plane crash: Dozens die as jet hits homes in Karachi - BBC News

“Sir, we have lost engines,” the pilot said to a controller, according to the LiveATC recording. A distressed call followed about 30 seconds later: “Mayday. Mayday. Mayday.”“Sir, we have lost engines,” the pilot said to a controller, according to the LiveATC recording. A distressed call followed about 30 seconds later: “Mayday. Mayday. Mayday.”

Pilots said engines lost power before Airbus crashed in Karachi - world news - Hindustan Times

Worst air disaster in Pakistan since 2012 killed at least 97 passengers and crew members.Worst air disaster in Pakistan since 2012 killed at least 97 passengers and crew members.

Karachi plane crash: Black box recovered, says airline | News | Al Jazeera

The plane, an Airbus A320, was operated by Pakistan International Airlines and crashed near Karachi on Friday.The plane, an Airbus A320, was operated by Pakistan International Airlines and crashed near Karachi on Friday.

Audio: Mayday call from Pakistan plane crash says 2 engines lost - Business Insider

Social media was full of posts on where it was said that Pakistani cricketer Yasir Shaha has lost his life due to the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane crash which happened yesterday at Karachi’s Model Colony. Rumours were rife that Yasir Shah had boarded the ill-fated flight from Lahore. However post this, Yasir Shah posted a tweet of his well begin and said that he was fine. 🏏 Yasir Shah Tweets About His Well-Being After Rumours of His Death Surface on Social Media, Sends Thoughts & Prayers to Departed Due To PIA Plane Crash.Social media was full of posts on where it was said that Pakistani cricketer Yasir Shaha has lost his life due to the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane crash which happened yesterday at Karachi’s Model Colony. Rumours were rife that Yasir Shah had boarded the ill-fated flight from Lahore. However post this, Yasir Shah posted a tweet of his well begin and said that he was fine. 🏏 Yasir Shah Tweets About His Well-Being After Rumours of His Death Surface on Social Media, Sends Thoughts & Prayers to Departed Due To PIA Plane Crash.

Yasir Shah Tweets About His Well-Being After Rumours of His Death Surface on Social Media, Sends Thoughts & Prayers to Departed Due To PIA Plane Crash | 🏏 LatestLY

Pakistan International Airlines flight crashed Friday while landing with 99 on board - Anadolu AgencyPakistan International Airlines flight crashed Friday while landing with 99 on board - Anadolu Agency

97 killed in Pakistan plane crash, 2 survive

Plane crashes in residential area in Pakistan’s Karachi, 97 confirmed dead with 2 survivorsWhen the plane jolted violently, Mohammad Zubair thought it was turbulence. Then the pilot came on the intercom to warn that the landing could be “troublesome.” Moments later,...

Plane crashes in residential area in Pakistan’s Karachi, 97 confirmed dead with 2 survivors | Daily Sabah

Aviation Minister Ghulam Sarwar Khan on Saturday announced a compensation of Rs1 million for the families of those who were killed in the plane crashAviation Minister Ghulam Sarwar Khan on Saturday announced a compensation of Rs1 million for the families of those who were killed in the plane crash

Govt announces Rs1 million compensation for victims of PIA plane crash

Two passengers including Masood miraculously rescued alive by the residentsTwo passengers including Masood miraculously rescued alive by the residents

Miracle escape: Zafar Masood, Chairman of Punjab Bank, survives in PIA plane crash in Karachi | Pakistan – Gulf News

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Before sending the SOS call, Pakistan International Airline flight PK8303's pilot had told the ATC that the plane had lost the enginesBefore sending the SOS call, Pakistan International Airline flight PK8303's pilot had told the ATC that the plane had lost the engines

'We have lost engines...' PIA pilot told ATC, reveals audio clip, before PK8303 crash landed in Karachi residential area - Firstpost

The flight data recorder from the Pakistani airliner that crashed into a residential neighbourhood of Karachi has been found, an official said on Saturday, as the death count rose to 97.The flight data recorder from the Pakistani airliner that crashed into a residential neighbourhood of Karachi has been found, an official said on Saturday, as the death count rose to 97.

Black Box Of Crashed Pakistan Flight Found In Karachi

Pakistan News: The PIA plane was flying "smoothly" but while attempting to land, it "jolted" thrice and then the pilot "adroitly lifted" the aircraft off the ground,Pakistan News: The PIA plane was flying "smoothly" but while attempting to land, it "jolted" thrice and then the pilot "adroitly lifted" the aircraft off the ground,

Pakistan plane 'jolted' thrice before crash: Survivor - Times of India

When the plane jolted violently, Mohammad Zubair thought it was turbulence. Then the pilot came on the intercom to warn that the landing could be “troublesome.”When the plane jolted violently, Mohammad Zubair thought it was turbulence. Then the pilot came on the intercom to warn that the landing could be “troublesome.”

The two survivors of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) Airbus A-320 aircraft which crashed into a residential area in Karachi on Friday have received treatment for their injuries and are said to be out of danger.The two survivors of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) Airbus A-320 aircraft which crashed into a residential area in Karachi on Friday have received treatment for their injuries and are said to be out of danger.

Pak plane ‘jolted’ thrice before crash: Survivor | Pakistan News,The Indian Express

Ninety-seven people, including nine children, were killed and two passengers miraculously survived the fiery crash when the PIA flight PK-8303 with 99 travellers on board plunged into a densely populated residential area near Karachi airport.Ninety-seven people, including nine children, were killed and two passengers miraculously survived the fiery crash when the PIA flight PK-8303 with 99 travellers on board plunged into a densely populated residential area near Karachi airport.

PIA’s crashed plane last checked 2 months ago, returned from Muscat day before | Pakistan News,The Indian Express

Official site of The Week Magazine, offering commentary and analysis of the day's breaking news and current events as well as arts, entertainment, people and gossip, and political cartoons. The death toll from a Pakistan International Airlines flight that crashed during a second landing attempt in Karachi on Friday rose to 97 on Saturday. Two passengers survived the incident, and no fatalities have been reported among people on the ground in the densely populated residential neighborhood where the crash-landing occurred, although eight people were injured, three of whom remain hospitalized. All residents have reportedly been accounted for. One of the surviving passengers, Mohammad Zubair, said the flight from Lahore was smooth until the descent, when the pilot came on the intercom to say the plane was experiencing engine trouble and the landing could be "troublesome," adding that that was the last thing he remembered before waking up in what The Associated Press called a "scene of chaos." The Airbus A320's black box, which includes the flight data recorder and cockpit voice recorder, was found and is under review. PIA's chief executive, Arshad Malik, said the last message received from the pilot indicated the plane was experiencing a technical problem, and a senior aviation official told Reuters it looked like the plane was unable to lower its landing gear on the first landing attempt. Read more at The Associated Press and Reuters. Tim O'Donnell

2 passengers survived fatal Pakistan plane crash that killed 97

The death toll from a Pakistan International Airlines flight that crashed during a second landing attempt in Karachi on Friday rose to 97 on Saturday. Two passengers survived the incident, and no fatalities have been reported among people on the ground in the densely populated residential neighborhood where the crash-landing occurred, although eight people were injured, three of whom remain hospitalized. All residents have reportedly been accounted for. One of the surviving passengers, Mohammad Zubair, said the flight from Lahore was smooth until the descent, when the pilot came on the intercom to say the plane was experiencing engine trouble and the landing could be "troublesome," adding that that was the last thing he remembered before waking up in what The Associated Press called a "scene of chaos." The Airbus A320's black box, which includes the flight data recorder and cockpit voice recorder, was found and is under review. PIA's chief executive, Arshad Malik, said the last message received from the pilot indicated the plane was experiencing a technical problem, and a senior aviation official told Reuters it looked like the plane was unable to lower its landing gear on the first landing attempt. Read more at The Associated Press and Reuters. Tim O'Donnell

2 passengers survived fatal Pakistan plane crash that killed 97

Mohammad Zubair, 24, was one of only two survivors from flight PK 8303 from Lahore to KarachiMohammad Zubair, 24, was one of only two survivors from flight PK 8303 from Lahore to Karachi

Pakistan plane crash survivor describes horror: 'I saw fire everywhere' - The National

It was a scene of horror as the Airbus, caught on security camera, crashed into the residential neighborhood.It was a scene of horror as the Airbus, caught on security camera, crashed into the residential neighborhood.

At least two men survived deadly plane crash in Pakistan - CBS News

The death toll from Friday's passenger aircraft crash in Pakistan's southern city of Karachi has been confirmed at 97 with two survivors, while no fatalities were reported from the dense residential neighbourhood where the aircraft crash-landed, authorities said on Saturday.The death toll from Friday's passenger aircraft crash in Pakistan's southern city of Karachi has been confirmed at 97 with two survivors, while no fatalities were reported from the dense residential neighbourhood where the aircraft crash-landed, authorities said on Saturday.

Death toll from Pakistan airliner crash 97, 2 survivors: authorities - Reuters

Following DNA sample collection of the bodies, twenty-one have been shifted to the morgue managed by Chhipa Welfare and other forty-five to Edhi mortuary.

19 bodies identified so far perished in plane crash near Karachi airport

Commercial flights in the country resumed only days ago, ahead of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr, after planes were grounded during a lockdown over the coronavirus pandemicCommercial flights in the country resumed only days ago, ahead of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr, after planes were grounded during a lockdown over the coronavirus pandemic

Survivor recalls horror of Pakistan plane crash | Dhaka Tribune

"We have lost engine," were the last words of the pilot.  The aircraft pilot who was flying from Lahore to Karachi. "We have lost engine," were the last words of the pilot.  The aircraft pilot who was flying from Lahore to Karachi. 

We have lost engines: Last words of pilot flying PIA plane in Pakistan | IndiaToday

Ninety-seven people have lost their lives and two survived when a Pakistan passenger plane crashed into homes in the southern city of Karachi, news agency AFP reported quoting health officials on Saturday. According to health officials, the figure was the final toll for those on the aircraft. The bodies of the passengers and crew killed had been recovered from the site near the city's airport, the Sindh Health Ministry said.  The rescue operation following Friday's crash ended in the early hours of Saturday.Ninety-seven people have lost their lives and two survived when a Pakistan passenger plane crashed into homes in the southern city of Karachi, news agency AFP reported quoting health officials on Saturday. According to health officials, the figure was the final toll for those on the aircraft. The bodies of the passengers and crew killed had been recovered from the site near the city's airport, the Sindh Health Ministry said.  The rescue operation following Friday's crash ended in the early hours of Saturday.

97 dead, 2 survivors from Pakistan plane crash: Health ministry, South Asia News | wionews.com

Rescue teams have recovered 97 bodies from the debris of a plane of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) which crashed into a residential area in the southern port city of Karachi on Friday, the Pakistani army said on Saturday

97 killed, 2 survive in passenger plane crash in Pakistan - Times Of Oman

More footage has emerged from the Pakistan plane crash in Karachi that has reportedly claimed over 90 lives. 99 people were on board the flight that departed from Lahore and was to land in Karachi on Friday afternoon99 people were on board the flight that departed from Lahore and was to land in Karachi on Friday afternoon.

Karachi: Footage Emerges From Pakistan Flight Crash, Relief Ops

Flight PK-8303 from Lahore was about to land in Karachi when it crashed at the Jinnah Garden area near Model Colony in Malir, just a minute before its landing, said officials. Flight PK-8303 from Lahore was about to land in Karachi when it crashed at the Jinnah Garden area near Model Colony in Malir, just a minute before its landing, said officials.

WATCH: Dramatic CCTV Footage Captures Final Moment of PIA Pilot Attempting Belly Landing Before Crash

The Airbus A320 aircraft of the national carrier Pakistan International Airlines had 91 passengers and a crew of eight when it plunged into the Jinnah Garden area near Model Colony in Malir on Friday, minutes before its landing in Karachi.The Airbus A320 aircraft of the national carrier Pakistan International Airlines had 91 passengers and a crew of eight when it plunged into the Jinnah Garden area near Model Colony in Malir on Friday, minutes before its landing in Karachi.

Pak air crash: Authorities to identify severely charred bodies through DNA testing | Pakistan News,The Indian Express

The crash of a Pakistan International Airlines jetliner killed 97 out of the 99 people on board. One survivor, 24-year-old Mohammad Zubair, has spoken of his ordeal, as reports emerge about possible engine failure. The crash of a Pakistan International Airlines jetliner killed 97 out of the 99 people on board. One survivor, 24-year-old Mohammad Zubair, has spoken of his ordeal, as reports emerge about possible engine failure.

Survivor of Pakistan plane crash recounts horror | News | DW | 23.05.2020

To identify severely charred bodies, Pakistani authorities will conduct DNA testing as it was near-impossible for families to recognize their relatives who died in the air crash. To identify severely charred bodies, Pakistani authorities will conduct DNA testing as it was near-impossible for families to recognize their relatives who died in the air crash.

Many celebrities took to social media to express grief over the tragic incident.Many celebrities took to social media to express grief over the tragic incident.

Bollywood actors mourn loss of lives in Pakistan plane crash - News | Khaleej Times

Aircraft’s wings sliced through roofs as the fuselage smashed into piecesAircraft’s wings sliced through roofs as the fuselage smashed into pieces

Bodies from the sky: Horror as Pakistan International Airlines plane crashes among homes | Pakistan – Gulf News

Model Colony is a densely populated residential area of Pakistan’s commercial city of Karachi, where a Pakistan International Airlines plane flying from Lahore to Karachi crashed on Friday afternoon.Model Colony is a densely populated residential area of Pakistan’s commercial city of Karachi, where a Pakistan International Airlines plane flying from Lahore to Karachi crashed on Friday afternoon.

‘We heard a blast’: The suburban neighbourhood in Karachi shocked by passenger jet crash | The Independent

97 bodies have been pulled from rubble in Karachi, Pakistan, where a plane crashed Friday. All are believed to be passengers and crew. Two survived.97 bodies have been pulled from rubble in Karachi, Pakistan, where a plane crashed Friday. All are believed to be passengers and crew. Two survived.

97 passengers, crew dead after Pakistan plane crash