New tragedy in air transport: a person dies when sucked into a reactor at Amsterdam airport

29 May 2024 / Jerome Goulon

A fatal accident occurred this Wednesday, May 29 at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. The plane involved in the accident is a Dutch airline KLM aircraft. According to the company, flight KL1341 to Billund, Denmark, is affected. The circumstances of the accident, which occurred between 15 p.m. and 16 p.m., are currently under investigation.

One person died after being sucked into a running plane engine, the company said in a statement. The people who were on the plane were disembarked and taken care of. The Dutch military police also provided clarification on this subject. A spokesperson for Amsterdam Airport Schiphol called the event a "horrible accident" and expressed condolences to the victim's loved ones, while offering support to passengers and airport employees who witnessed the incident. the scene.