Dubai Int. Airport: Plane crash landing


Key Details:

  • The plane was forced to land without its landing gear and the pilot had made an emergency call.
  • The plane slumped on the runway, with one of its engines completely detached.
  • A huge explosion rocked the tarmac. It is suspected it was caused by a spark igniting the aircraft’s fuel.
  • Emirates can confirm that there were 282 passengers and 18 crew on board.

– no casualties.

  • there were 24 UK nationals on board the flight.