Major scare involving Jet Airways flight in Bhopal

A Bhopal bound Jet Airways flight suffered a major trouble when one of the nose wheels of the air carrier broke while it was landing on the airport here.

Updated: Jun 09, 2010, 13:19 PM IST

Bhopal: A Jet Airways flight was Wednesday stranded at the city airport here after it developed a technical snag.
"A technical snag was reported in the Jet Airways flight 9W-2509 which arrived here from Ahmedabad via Indore and was on its way to Hyderabad via Raipur, following which it was stranded at the Bhopal Airport," a Jet Airways spokeswoman told reporters.

Though airport sources said that a problem was observed in the plane`s nose wheel, the spokeswoman did not specify about its details.

"The problem was noticed at the parking bay during the technical inspection of the plane," the spokeswoman said.
There were 36 passengers on board the aircraft and all of them were accommodated in the airport lounge.