Passenger plane crashes at Romania airport

February 28th, 2009 - 3:51 pm ICT by David M N James  

A passenger plane has crash landed at Timisoara International Airport in Romania. Latest reports from Romanian airport officials clarify that the passenger plane was attempting to land. The cause of the crash has not been established since details from the authorities are still scanty. The plane attempted to land at Timisoara airport. It seemed to have some troubles. However, the pilot managed to crash land at the airport promptly. Fire and rescue teams rushed to Timisoara airport to contain any eventuality.

Emergency services spokesperson has confirmed that all passengers have been safely evacuated. This was done quickly just moments after a passenger plane crash-landed in western Romania. Timisoara International Airport is one of the key airports in Romania.

According to reports from the ground, the cause of the crash has not yet been established. In fact it not clear if there were any injuries after the passenger plane, which had 51 people crash-landed. However, it was confirmed that the plane crashed without landing gear in Romania

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