On August 7th 2020, Air India flight IX-1344 from Dubai to Calicut in Kerala crashed during its landing attempt, killing at least 18 people and injuring several others. The aircraft reportedly skidded off the runway and broke into two, causing a huge fire and destruction. Many emergency services rushed to the scene to assist the survivors and to help extinguish the flames. The cause of the crash is still being investigated, but it is believed to have been due to heavy rains and strong winds. This tragedy has served as a reminder of the dangers of air travel and the importance of safety protocols for all pilots and crew on board.