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Eight-member ATR team visits PK-661 crash site, gathers evidence

ISLAMABAD: An eight-member special team of the France-based turboprop aircraft manufacturer ATR visited the PK-661 crash site near Havelian in Abbottabad District on Tuesday amid tight security. The team, including two members of the ATR engine manufacturers, Pratt & Whitney, and two members of the company itself, would help Pakistani officials to probe a recent deadly plane crash that killed 47 people including Junaid Jamshed, a popstar-turned-Muslim evangelist. Other members of the ATR team include four…

PK-661 crash probe: Special ATR team to reach Pakistan in next 24 hours

ISLAMABAD: In a bid to give a helping hand in a recent deadly plane crash probe that killed 47 including Junaid Jamshed, a popstar-turned-Muslim evangelist, a special team of the France-based turboprop aircraft manufacturer ATR would reach the capital in the next 24 hours, officials confirmed on Saturday. A five-member specialist team of ATR would meet the Safety and Investigation Board (SIB) of the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to get a breakthrough as officials began DNA of the victims. Must Read: The voice…

PK-661 crash probe: ATR offers to send specialist team to Pakistan

KARACHI: As officials in Pakistan struggle to find out the cause of the deadliest plane crash in four years that killed 47 people including Junaid Jamshed, a popstar-turned-Muslim evangelist and began collecting DNA of the victims, France-based turboprop aircraft manufacturer ATR on Friday offered a helping hand in the investigation. An ATR-42 aircraft carrying 47 people issued a Mayday call on Wednesday before losing radar contact and crashing into a mountain, killing everyone on board. Engine trouble was initially…