US B52 bomber explodes at Qatar airbase

Other News Materials 5 April 2008 00:59 (UTC +04:00)

A US B52 strategic bomber exploded Friday as it landed at Qatar's al-Udeid airbase, the Doha-based al-Jazeera satellite broadcaster reported. ( dpa )

The network cited "technical reasons" for the crash of the US aircraft, but did not say whether the incident resulted in casualties.