Lufthansa Cargo Plane Crash-Lands in Riyadh After Fire Onboard
after crash-landing in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, at 12:38 a.m. local time today, a
Lufthansa spokesman said.
Douglas MD-11 as he approached King Khaled International Airport, Lufthansa said.
The plane had been due to continue to Sharjah, United Arab Emirates after leaving
Riyadh. It was carrying 80 metric tons of freight when it crashed. "The cause
of the incident is being investigated," the airline said.
for Cologne, Germany-based Lufthansa.
for both of them is "good," Haupt said.
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planes, as they are often older.