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Tara Air DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 plane crash
Jomsom, Nepal

Tara Air DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 plane crash - Jomsom, Nepal

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Jomsom, NepalThe de Havilland DHC-6-300 Twin Otter operated by Tara Air took off from Pokhara, Nepal, to Jomsom, Nepal. 19 passengers and 3 crewmembers were onboard. The plane was on approach on Jomsom airport, about 16 NM south of Jomsom and at 13,000 ft when it crashed in a mountainous area. The aircraft has been pulverised. All the 22 people onboard were killed.

The approach to Jomsom airport is going through a valley and requires the plane to be flown accurately. At the time of the accident, some clouds were covering the valley.

Aircraft similar to the one which crashed (DHC-6 Twin Otter 300)
Aircraft similar to the one which crashed (DHC-6 Twin Otter 300)
Jomsom, Nepal
Jomsom, Nepal (Red dot on map)

Photos of the Tara Air DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 crash