Breaking: Saudi Passenger Plane on Fire After Runway Skid

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Breaking: Saudi Passenger Plane on Fire After Runway Skid

A Saudi Airlines A330R aircraft encountered a serious incident today at Peshawar Airport when it caught fire in its main landing gear after skidding off the runway. The plane, operating as flight SV792 from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, experienced the emergency during its landing procedure.

Swift Evacuation Prevents Injuries

Following the incident, all passengers were quickly evacuated using emergency slides. Thankfully, there were no injuries reported among the passengers or crew members. Saudi Airlines confirmed that all safety protocols were meticulously followed during the evacuation process, ensuring the well-being of everyone onboard.

Technical Assessment and Investigation

The aircraft, registered as HZ-AQ28, is currently undergoing comprehensive technical assessment by specialists to determine the cause of the fire and evaluate any potential damage to the aircraft. Authorities at Peshawar Airport have initiated an investigation into the incident to uphold aviation safety standards.

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