Pakistan finds ‘human error’ in deadly Karachi plane crash

Credit: Seattle Times- Published on June 24, 2020
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s aviation minister said Wednesday that “human error” on the part of the pilot, the co-pilot and air traffic control caused last month’s plane crash in the port city of Karachi that killed all 97 people on board. The announcement shed new light on the tragedy after Pakistani investigators had...
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Published on June 26, 2020 -  00:38
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