Subang, 10 October 2013: Malaysia Airlines confirms that the total number of passengers and crew on-board MASwings' Twin Otter, DHC6 9M-MDM MH3002 were 16 persons. The crash happened in the vicinity of Kudat Airport at 2.50pm on 10th October 2013.
The airline confirms that the total number of injuries is six.
All on-board has been evacuated to safety and injured ones are receiving treatment accordingly.
Focus of the airline is on the well-being of the passengers, crew and other affected parties.
Malaysia Airlines’ Group Chief Executive Officer/MASwings Chairman, Ahmad Jauhari Yahya is on his way to Kudat to monitor the situation.
Malaysia Airlines will also continue to monitor the situation at the crash site and update on the situation.
Families of passengers who were on-board may call +603- 78841234 for further enquiries.
The media hotline is +603- 87871276.