SOMALIA: Somali commercial plane makes emergency landing after an onboard explosion


A Daallo Airlines flight made an emergency landing in Mogadishu, Somalia today after an onboard explosion shortly after take-off. The Airbus flight D3159 was traveling from Somalia to Djibouti when passengers heard a loud bang before seeing flames.


At least two people were reported injured by the explosion which blew a large hole through the side of the aircraft.No explanation has been given for the cause of the explosion, but police are reportedly treating it as "suspicious.




source:lindaikejisblog