Air India flight makes `Precautionary landing`

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 16:42

Kolkata: A Kolkata-Guwahati Air India
flight with 119 passengers on board made `precautionary
landing` 17 minutes after its take off due to a technical snag
here on Wednesday, airport sources said.

The flight took off at 10 am from the NSC Bose airport
here, but came back at 10.17 am following a technical problem,
sources said.

All 119 passengers were safe and 39 of them were sent
to their destination in other flights and the rest would take
the same plane after its repair, sources said.

PTI



First Published: Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 16:42

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