Update: FlyDubai aircraft heads safely to Dubai 

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Kathmandu: An aircraft belonging to Fly Dubai en route to Dubai from Kathmandu that had reported fire shortly after taking off  from Tribhuvan International Airport has come back to normal and proceeded to its destination as per the flight plan.

The aircraft, which took off from Tribhuvan International Airport at 9:19 pm, caught fire mid-air. “The aircraft is  now in a safe condition. It has headed towards its destination,” tweeted Nepal’s Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Sudan Kirati.