India Insight

Air India plane crashes in Mangalore

By Reuters Staff
May 22, 2010

Onlookers and firefighters stand at the site of a crashed Air India Express passenger plane in Mangalore May 22, 2010. REUTERS/StringerAn Air India Express passenger plane from Dubai crashed outside the Mangalore airport on Saturday, killing 158 people when it burst into flames after overshooting a table-top runway and plunging into forest below.

Rohan Dua of Reuters gets some reactions from passengers at the New Delhi airport.

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