mountainous area

mountainous area

An area of defined lateral dimensions above which special rules concerning minimum en route altitudes apply.
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Fire has broken out in the mountainous area of Aghsu district, APA reports.
Summary: Coahuila [Mexico], May 9 (ANI): The wreckage of a missing private plane that was carrying 13 people has been found in a mountainous area in Mexico's Coahuila, the state's public security department said.
BAGHDAD (NINA) - Five terrorists were killed in an exchange of fire in a mountainous area south of the Egyptian capital of Cairo,.
On Friday night, unidentified armed men shot dead six labourers, hailing from Okara district of Punjab, in the Lijjay mountainous area of Kharan, some 95km from the city.
QUETTA: At least six labors were gunned down in Kharan District on Friday morning while working on a network installation for a private telecommunication firm.According to Levis, 07 laborers were working on installation for a telecommunication tower in Liji a mountainous area and some 95km far from Kharan city when armed men opened firing on them killing six labors and injuring one.
A small plane carrying 21 people went missing Wednesday while flying in a mountainous area in Nepal, authorities reportedly said.
Intensive search operations led to his body in a mountainous area north of Esbatar village in Al-Shamly.
Sheikh Nasser Al-Malish, the deputy governor of Shabwa, said the suspected drone strike targeted alleged AQAP militants and it caused no civilian casualties because the strike happened in an unpopulated mountainous area.
Summary: The Lebanese Army Special Forces, or Maghaweer, are preparing for their annual race from Laqlouq in the mountainous area of Jbeil to the Cedars forest in Bsharri.
A strong earthquake jolted China's far-western frontier early on Saturday, shaking buildings and cutting off electricity in the remote mountainous area and injuring at least 17 people.
A powerful earthquake has struck a mountainous area near a southern Iranian city, but there have been no reports of casualties or damages, Iranian state TV says.
The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism said the SDF team found the plane in a mountainous area in Hokkaido in its aerial search and airlifted the bodies of the two, who were later confirmed dead at hospital.