The wreckage of the plane
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Plane heading for Everest crashes in Nepal capital

A plane heading for the Everest region has crashed in the Nepalese capital, killing all 19 people on-board - including several Britons.

The plane, operated by Sita Air, came down minutes after take-off from Kathmandu. Officials said it crashed into a river bank and caught fire.

Sanjoy Majumder reports.

  • 28 Sep 2012