Malaysia: The light aircraft Hornbill Skyways Beechcraft 20 carrying six passengers including Minister Fatimah Abdullah, skidded at the Kuching International Airport, Malaysia upon landing on Sunday evening 6 PM
The plane was travelling from Mukah to Kuching and heavy rain and inclement weather conditions were observed during the time of the incident.
All passengers and crew escaped unhurt in that incident.
Air traffic landing and taking off from the airport has been delayed until 8pm, according to an editor attached to The Borneo Post scheduled to land at the airport this evening who narrated, “We were on AirAsia flight AK5228 departing from Kuala umpur at 4.20pm, scheduled to reach Kuching by 6pm. By 5.45pm, the captain informed us that we will likely face delays due to bad weather, causing other planes to also circle around KIA.”
According to the Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba), all aboard the aircraft are safe and accounted for.