Aug 3 (NIA) – An Emirates airline flight coming from India crash-landed at Dubai International Airport on Wednesday, the Dubai government media office said on its official Twitter account, adding that all passengers had been evacuated safely.
“Emirates can confirm that an incident happened at Dubai International Airport on 3rd August 2016 at about 12.45pm local time,” the airline said in a tweet.
The Boeing 777 was reportedly flying from the Indian city of Trivandrum to Dubai and had 300 people on board.
Emirates Airline said there were 275 passengers and crew on board.
“Our main priority now is the safety and well-being of all involved,” the airline said on Twitter.
The live air traffic monitor Flightradar24 said takeoffs and landings at Dubai had been suspended because of the incident.