Airport officials at the scene of a medical evacuation plane crash on the runway of Manila International Airport. Photo: ReutersAirport officials at the scene of a medical evacuation plane crash on the runway of Manila International Airport. Photo: Reuters
Airport officials at the scene of a medical evacuation plane crash on the runway of Manila International Airport. Photo: Reuters

Medical evacuation plane crashes at Manila airport in Philippines, killing eight on board

  • The West Wind 24 plane was carrying three medical personnel, a patient and a companion, and three flight crew
  • It exploded in a ball of flames during take-off, bound for Haneda airport in Tokyo, Japan
Topic |   The Philippines
Airport officials at the scene of a medical evacuation plane crash on the runway of Manila International Airport. Photo: ReutersAirport officials at the scene of a medical evacuation plane crash on the runway of Manila International Airport. Photo: Reuters
Airport officials at the scene of a medical evacuation plane crash on the runway of Manila International Airport. Photo: Reuters
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