AI aircraft makes emergency landing

A Chennai-Mumbai Air India flight, carrying 118 passengers and crew, made an emergency landing here this evening after it developed a technical snag.

Last Updated: Mar 19, 2012, 22:02 PM IST

Mumbai: A Chennai-Mumbai Air India (AI)
flight, carrying 118 passengers and crew, made an emergency
landing here this evening after it developed a technical snag.

"The AI 672 flight landed safely and all the 118
passengers and crew disembarked safely," a Mumbai airport
spokesperson said.
When contacted, an Air India spokesperson confirmed
the incident.
The aircraft developed a technical snag in the engine
following which the pilot was forced to make an emergency
landing at the airport, the AI spokesperson said.

PTI