Biman flight skids off runway at Saidpur Airport, no casualty

- A Monitor Desk Report 26 Oct, 2019 | 3339 Views|-+
Dhaka: A flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines skidded off the runway yesterday afternoon at Saidpur Airport due to bad weather. However, there has been no report of casualty.

Operated by Dash-8, the Biman flight took off from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport with 46 passengers for Saidpur.

The aircraft landed at Saidpur at 5:45 pm. Due to bad weather, the flight skidded of 10 feet from the runway going into the stopway.

Officials said the airport has a stopway of 200 meters. The flight safely returned to Dhaka at night on the same day.

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