Plane carrying 133 passengers crashes in China

BEIJING: A passenger plane has crashed in China, killing all 133 passengers on board.

According to the foreign news agency, a Chinese passenger plane crashed in Wang Zhi area of ​​southern China, with 133 passengers on board.

The news agency quoted China’s state-run television channel CCTV as saying that a Boeing 737 of China Eastern Airlines crashed in the Chinese region of Guangxi and caught fire in the mountains of Guangxi after the crash.

The plane was carrying 133 passengers from Kunming to Guangzhou, but rescue operations were launched, with no reports of casualities.