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US-Bangla plane crash: Pilot Abid dies

Special Correspondent |
Update: 2018-03-13
US-Bangla plane crash: Pilot Abid dies
Pilot Abid Sultan (right)

DHAKA: A pilot of the crashed US-Bangla aircraft succumbed to his injuries at Norvic Hospital in Nepal capital city Kathmandu Tuesday (March 13).

Abid Sultan was among the 22 survivors of the deadliest plane crash.

He had 5,000 hours of flying under his belt and he was an instructor for Bombardier.

At least 49 people, including 26 Bangladeshis, were killed when an US-Bangla flight from Dhaka crashed in Kathmandu's Tribhuvan International Airport Monday (March 12).

BDST: 1046 HRS, MAR 13, 2018

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