Aircraft crashes near Islamabad's international airport

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Posted: Apr 20, 2012 10:25 AM
Aircraft crashes near Islamabad's international airport

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - A civilian aircraft crashed in bad weather near Islamabad's international airport on Friday, local television channels reported.

Some channels said it may have been a helicopter, while one said it was a commercial airliner. Civil aviation officials were not immediately available for comment.

(Reporting by Qasim Nauman and Rebecca Conway)