North Korean Air Koryo plane makes emergency landing in China: Xinhua

Reuters News
Posted: Jul 22, 2016 12:51 AM

BEIJING (Reuters) - A North Korean Air Koryo airplane made an emergency landing in China's city of Shenyang due to a fire, China's official Xinhua news agency said on Friday.

The plane from North Korea's national airline, which was flying from Pyongyang to Beijing, made a forced landing in the northeastern Chinese city after it caught fire, Xinhua said, citing a passenger.

It gave no further information.

(Reporting by Michael Martina; Editing by Michael Perry)