Fly Dubai plane lands safely despite fire, video goes viral

A flydubai flight from Kathmandu to Dubai was hit by a bird during the flight, causing the plane to catch fire, the video of which went viral on social media.

There were 150 people on board, including 50 Nepali passengers. FlyDubai flight FZ 576 landed safely at Dubai International Airport at 12:11 PM local time after being hit by a bird while taking off from Kathmandu.

Its experienced flight crew followed standard operating procedures and continued onward after determining that the engine was within normal operating parameters, the spokesman said.

The aircraft landed as normal in Dubai where it will now undergo further inspection, the safety of our passengers and crew is our top priority, we apologize for any inconvenience caused to our passengers’ travel schedules.

Earlier, the spokesman of Nepal’s Civil Aviation Authority, Jagannath Nerula, told the news agency Reuters in a statement that the engine of the Boeing 737-800 aircraft of Flydubai caught fire.

After which Nepal’s Minister of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Sudan Karati said that the flight is proceeding safely to its destination and there is no need to worry.

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