close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds

Visakhapatnam: AI flight develops snag; returns to airport

In the second such incident in three days, a Chennai-bound Air India flight with 26 passengers onboard returned here after developing a technical fault, minutes after take off this morning.



Visakhapatnam: In the second such
incident in three days, a Chennai-bound Air India flight with
26 passengers onboard returned here after developing a
technical fault, minutes after take off this morning.

Airport officials said the plane took off at 0845 am
but soon returned to the airport. The airline`s technical
staff, which came from Delhi, fixed the problem and undertook
repair works.

The plane will now leave for its destination at 3 pm
and till then passengers have been accommodated in local
hotels, the officials added.

On October 15, a Chennai-bound Air India flight via
Visakhapatnam, with 162 passengers onboard, had landed under
emergency conditions due to technical fault 20 minutes after
it took off from here.

Bureau Report

From Zee News

0 Comment - Join the Discussions

trending

photo gallery

video

DNA EXCLUSIVES

SP MP Naresh Agrawal made hurtful comments, media just did its job

Crafting a new world order: The shift from the West to Asia will have India as its focus

Trauma or drama: Can anyone explain why Behenji is riled up?

President-elect Kovind: Big mandate, bigger pressure

DNA Edit: Opposition in a crisis