KARACHI: Passengers on-board an Islamabad-Karachi fight on Sunday escaped unhurt, when the plane suffered a tyre burst during landing at Karachi's Jinnah International Airport, Geo News reported.
The plane of private airline Shaheeh Air coming from Islamabad made emergency landing after developing problems in landing gear.
The runway of the airport has been closed for operations till 05:00 pm and a notification to this effect has been issued. During this period flights would use alternative runway.
According to details, a passenger plane of a private airline Boeing 737-400 made emergency landing.
While talking to Geo News, a female passenger said the plane is tilted towards left side and water is being poured on to the engines. 'There are around 150 passengers.'