Grounded AI flight repaired, passengers leave for New Delhi

An Air India flight IC-822, which could not take off here last evening following a technical problem, Wednesday left for New Delhi, officials said.

Last Updated: Nov 10, 2010, 15:39 PM IST

Jammu: An Air India flight IC-822, which could not take off here last evening following a technical problem, Wednesday left for New Delhi, officials said.
The flight was grounded at Jammu airport after engineers
detected `wheel hydraulic leakage` soon after it had started
up at around 1700 hours yesterday, they said.

The flight had arrived at Jammu airport from Srinagar
at 1640 hours, they said, adding it was carrying 142
passengers, including 98 Haj pilgrims from Srinagar.
Today, the flight left with only 136 passengers at 0940
hours, the officials said and added 98 Haj pilgrims left for
their onward journey to Jeddah from Delhi later.

PTI