1984 - A Bangladesh airliner crashes in heavy rain while landing at Dhaka's Zia international airport
killing all 49 passengers.
A Boeing 737 aircraft travelling to Delhi, operated by Indian carrier Jet Airways, skidded off the runway at Zia International Airport
in Dhaka, Bangladesh, at 10:40 (local time) this morning, according to media reports.
"We will seek information on the Tipaimukh dam from India giving highest importance to our country's interest," Razzak, also a former water resources minister, told reporters moments before flying off to India at the Zia International Airport
Operated by an A330-200 aircraft in a two-class configuration of 27 Business and 251 Economy class seats, EK586 will depart Dubai at 10:15 hrs every Monday, Wednesday and Sunday and touch down at Zia International Airport
at 16:30 hrs.
At Zia International Airport
, Lia's luck was out and she was busted and facing execution for her crimes or, at the very least, decades languishing in a Bangladeshi prison.
According to a report, which quotes an immigration official at Dhaka's Zia International Airport
, a total of 224 workers, including 139 from Saudi Arabia and 85 from Kuwait, were sent back on Saturday.
DUBAI: A Filipina died as she was taken seriously ill on a flight bound for Dubai, the Philippine's Department of Foreign Affairs said.Nurfaida Juklani Burung was said to be "bleeding profusely"Aa while aboard the Cathay Pacific flight from Hong Kong on route to the UAE.She died as the pilot made an emergency landing at Dhaka's Zia International Airport
in Bangladesh on the morning of June 23.Her body has since been repatriated to her home.
Airport police said the Awami League party leader, who was held on corruption charges for almost a year, left Zia International Airport
on Thursday on a flight for London.
All the 326 passengers aboard the Boeing 747 jet were evacuated and the fire was quickly extinguished by the fire service, according to civil aviation authorities at Dhaka's Zia International Airport
Security measure have been tightened at Zia International Airport
where leaders of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation countries will arrive.
It was a decision by higher authorities because they were underage, they had no guardian at the airport," Mobin Islam, immigration officer at the Zia International Airport
, told Gulf News in a phone interview.
Upon landing at Dhaka's Zia International Airport
the cat slipped through the crowd of passengers as they disembarked and was chased by airport guards for two hours before being captured, according to The Associated Press.