National Air Cargo releases statement on crash

National Air Cargo released a statement saying it would not speculate as to the cause of the accident involving National Flight NCR102 in Afghanistan on Monday.

“With our full cooperation, an investigation by appropriate authorities is under way, and we encourage everyone to join us in respecting that process and allowing it to take its appropriate course,” the company said.

National Air Cargo released these facts regarding the aircraft and its movements prior to the accident:

•National Flight NCR102 was en route to Dubai from Camp Bastian and had stopped to refuel at Bagram Air Base.
•The cargo contained within the aircraft was properly loaded and secured, and had passed all necessary inspections prior to departing Camp Bastian.
•The aircraft landed safely and uneventfully in Bagram.
•No additional cargo or personnel was added during the stop in Bagram, and the aircraft’s cargo was again inspected prior to departure.

National Airlines is a wholly owned subsidiary of National Air Cargo Holdings. National Airlines, based in Orlando, Fla., operates scheduled and on-demand cargo service globally and charter passenger service in the Middle East.

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  1. tim hubbard says:
    Can only post my upmost deepest sympathies to all the families of this terrible accident. Their is no right or wrong just sadness and looking at other sights i am ashamed to work in this industry. Having flown there as a Mechanic many times I am deeply shocked to see what happened. For everybody it is important to understand working there is not easy it is not only for money it uses every angle of professionalism people have which I am sure the crew performed .
  2. It Is sad the 7 people had worked with my son many times he works with National employees all the time he Is never home he says thay were like his brothers. As his parents when we herd of the accident we felt just a real sick feeling our thoughts and prayers go out to the families

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