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Yeti Airlines ATR 72-500 crashes on approach to Pokhara, bodies being recovered

Yeti Airlines flight YT961 from Kathmandu to Pokhara, Nepal on January 15 with ATR 72-212A (ATR 72-500) registered as 9N-ANC, crashed on approach for landing at Pokhara. 72 passengers and crewmembers were on board the airliner. At least 40 have died in the crash.

Bodies are being recovered.

Statement in Nepalese from Yeti Airlines:

Route Map:

The pilot died the same way as her husband (in a plane crash). From the New York Times:

More from BBC: