close

News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

2 killed, 5 injured in Summit Air flight crash at Tenzing-Hillary Airport in Nepal

The aircraft had collided with a parked chopper at the airport.

2 killed, 5 injured in Summit Air flight crash at Tenzing-Hillary Airport in Nepal
Image courtesy: Fly Summit Air

New Delhi: At least two people were killed and five others were injured when a Summit Air flight carrying them collided with a stationary helicopter at Tenzing-Hillary airport in Nepal's Solukhumbu district on Sunday.

News agency ANI, quoting a Nepal-based newspaper said that the flight was taking off for Kathmandu from the Lukla airport.

The injured, including a police officer, have been airlifted to Kathmandu for treatment