A Turkish Airlines Airbus A330-300 exited the runway and came to stop in a grassy area with its nose on the ground after landing at Kathmandu, Nepal. Kathmandu Tribhuvan International Airport and Turkish Airlines officials said all 227 and 11 crew were safely evacuated from the aircraft following the March 4 incident, though the airline said one passenger was “slightly injured” and taken to a hospital. Flight TK726 had flown from Istanbul Ataturk International Airport. Following ...

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