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Close shave for Indigo passengers as windshield cracks

Last Updated: Thursday, July 29, 2010 - 00:53

Ahmedabad: As many as 114 passengers on
board an Indigo Airlines flight from Mumbai had a close shave
today when the aircraft windshield cracked and landed under
emergency condition at the city airport.

The Delhi-bound flight 6E-190 developed a technical fault
as its one windshield cracked, an air traffic control official
of Sardar Vallabhai Patel (SVP) Airport here said.

Following the incident, the flight had to be diverted to
the SVP Airport, he added.

"It landed here at 4.40 pm without problem," he added.

However, no one was injured in the incident and all the
persons on board were shifted to an another aircraft.


First Published: Thursday, July 29, 2010 - 00:53
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