BREAKING NEWS: A plane has crashed and caught fire at the runway end of NAIA

Plane Crash in Manila March 29 2020 photo via Twitter

This is a developing story.

Plane Crash in Manila March 29 2020 photo via Twitter
Plane Crash in Manila March 29, 2020, photo via Twitter

The said plane crash was spotted at the end of runway 24 of Ninoy Aquino International Airport close to South Luzon Express Way. The civilian aircraft was about to take off at runway 24 when it caught fire.

Netizens who witnessed the explosion shared that the aircraft incident happened at around 8 PM.

Aircraft Incident NAIA March 2020
Aircraft Incident NAIA March 2020

Based on a viral FB post, the said aircraft is RPC 5880 Lionair Aircraft with 8 passengers on board. The aircraft was caught fire as it took off in NAIA runway for Japan. The same aircraft was also used for the distribution of PPE’s of the Department of Health.

A tweet from Senator Richard Gordon of the Philippine Red Cross confirms that the 8 passengers onboard include a flight medic, nurse, doctor, three flight crew, one patient and its companion.




Written by Markus Castro

A cat person by day and a writer by night. He loves to travel to his favorite destinations in Southeast Asia.

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