PICS: Emirates passenger plane crash lands in Dubai

2016-08-03 12:28
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Plane crash-lands in Dubai

2016-08-03 12:46

An Emirates airplane, flying from India has crash-landed at the Dubai International Airport. Watch as black smoke roars from the plane.WATCH

Dubai - An Emirates flight from Trivandrum in India has crash landed at Dubai International Airport.

- See the video here.

Sky News tweeted that all 275 passengers and crew on board have been safely removed from the plane.

Emirates confirmed the incident in a press statement.

"Our main priority at this time is the safety and well-being of all involved and full co-operation is being extended to the authorities and emergency services managing the situation," the statement read.

The Dubai Media Office tweeted that all flights departing from Dubai International have been delayed until further notice.

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