97 Bodies Recovered From Pakistan International Airlines Crash

 wsj.com  05/23/2020 09:25:09   Biography

An Airbus A320 aircraft operated by Pakistan International Airlines crashed as it approached Karachi airport on Friday. At least two passengers survived the crash. Photo: Shahzaib Akber/Shutterstock

ISLAMABADRescuers recovered 97 bodies Saturday from the wreckage of a crashed Pakistan International Airlines domestic flight, which the pilot had said lost power.

The plane crashed Friday as it reached the southern city of Karachi, slamming into a residential area on the edge of the airport. The flight was carrying 99 passengers and crew. Two passengers survived and werent badly hurt, an escape described as miraculous by authorities.

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