An airplane belonging to Emirates Airline suffered a major accident after it burst into flames upon landing at Dubai’s main airport.
According to the Dubai media office, officials of the airline confirmed the incident adding that all 300 passengers and crew have been safely evacuated.
The Emirates Airline plane, Flight EK521 which took off from the southern Indian city of Thiruvananthapuram made the emergency stop in Dubai and thereafter burst into flames.
Emirates while addressing the accident said its “main priority now is the safety and well-being of all involved.”
Pas angers on board noted that the pilot made an announcement informing all aboard that there was an issue with the plane’s landing gear.
See photo of the ‘incident’ as shared on social media network below: