Air India flight makes emergency landing

An Air India Express flight from Singapore to Tiruchirapalli with 100 passengers on board made an emergency landing at Anna International Airport here in the afternoon following a technical snag.

Last Updated: Aug 23, 2011, 14:58 PM IST

Chennai: An Air India Express flight from
Singapore to Tiruchirapalli with 100 passengers on board made an emergency landing at Anna International Airport here Tuesday afternoon following a technical snag.
Airport sources said the pilot identified the snag mid-air
and requested clearance for landing, which was given
immediately.

The flight touched down at around 1.15 pm.

Passengers were accommodated in the Air India Express
lounge at the airport, they said.

PTI