JUST BREAKING: An “Airblue” Airlines flight with 152 on board has just crashed outside of Islamabad - check back for updates
UPDATE #1 : The aircraft was an A320 that originated in Turkey. “Airblue” is the second largest carrier in Pakistan. Crash site is a remote location. Aerial images show little left of the aircraft.
**UPDATE #**2 Flight was from Karachi to Islamabad - initial reports that it originated in Turkey have not been confirmed. Weather may have played a factor as hills shrouded in fog - this is the monsoon season. First responders have recovered 5 bodies so far
UPDATE #3 unconfirmed reports that 5 injured passengers have been rescued : huffingtonpost.com/2010/07/2 … 61637.html
UDPATE #4 Authorities now say that there are no survivors among the 152 passengers and crew. Two Americans are among the dead. The Aircraft is an A321 not 320 as earlier reported.