Rescue teams work to retrieve bodies from the wreckage of the crash of a Yeti Airlines aircraft, in Pokhara, Nepal on Monday. Photo: Reuters
Rescue teams work to retrieve bodies from the wreckage of the crash of a Yeti Airlines aircraft, in Pokhara, Nepal on Monday. Photo: Reuters
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Nepal plane crash: infrastructure revamp needed to cope with ‘treacherous terrain’, experts say

  • Pilots require ‘a whole different level of awareness’ to land safely in Nepal, where a flight crashed with 72 people on board over the weekend
  • Global aviation watchdogs must support Nepal in investigating cause of plane crash and improving its fraught flight safety record, observers urge

Rescue teams work to retrieve bodies from the wreckage of the crash of a Yeti Airlines aircraft, in Pokhara, Nepal on Monday. Photo: Reuters
Rescue teams work to retrieve bodies from the wreckage of the crash of a Yeti Airlines aircraft, in Pokhara, Nepal on Monday. Photo: Reuters
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