Zimbabwean cargo plane crashes in Shanghai; three dead
Saturday, November 28, 2009
Another four people were taken to the Pudong Xinqu People's Hospital after the plane went down on takeoff and burst into flame. Firefighters responded with retardant foam and thick smoke could be seen rising from the airport. The plane, which had been flying to Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan, broke apart in the accident.
The crash occurred between 7:40 a.m. and 8:12 a.m. The four surviving crew are reported to be conscious. None are Chinese citizens. Police are currently securing the scene.
- Cara Anna. "Zimbabwe cargo plane crashes at Shanghai airport" — , November 28, 2009
- Joost Akkermans. "Cargo Plane Crash at Shanghai Airport Kills Three, Xinhua Says" — , November 28, 2009
- "Report: Three dead in cargo plane crash in Shanghai" — , November 28, 2009