Pakistani rescue workers search the site of the plane crash
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Airliner crashes near Islamabad

A passenger plane with 127 on board in Pakistan has crashed in a residential area near Islamabad's Benazir Bhutto international airport.

The Bhoja Air plane, flight BHO-213, was flying from Karachi to Islamabad when it came down in a heavy storm.

There have been no reports of any survivors and no comment from the airline.

Aleem Maqbool reports from Islamabad.

  • 20 Apr 2012