Short-circuit in IndiGo flight forces pilot to abort take-off

A suspected short circuit in a Kolkata-bound Indigo flight, carrying 161 passengers, led the pilot to abort it moments before take-off.

Updated: Oct 06, 2012, 10:44 AM IST

Chennai: A suspected short circuit in a Kolkata-bound IndiGo flight, carrying 161 passengers, led the pilot to abort it moments before take-off here Saturday.
Airport sources said the pilot noticed smoke in the engine and immediately alerted airport officials.
The passengers of the IndiGo Airlines were offloaded safely, they added.

PTI