UAE military plane skids off runway

Minor damage caused to the C180 humanitarian aid carrier in Kabul drama but no-one injured.
UAE military plane skids off runway
By Andy Sambidge
Tue 05 Aug 2008 06:32 AM

A UAE military cargo plane skidded off the runway while landing at a Kabul airstrip on Monday due to the bad weather.

The C130 plane arrived in Afghanistan on Monday, carrying a relief consignment as part of UAE's humanitarian aid to the people of Afghanistan.

The mishap resulted in a minor damage to the plane but no one was injured, reported news agency WAM.

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