Jet flight makes emergency landing, passengers, crew safe
A Jet Airways aircraft with 135 passengers on board made an emergency landing at the NSC Bose International airport on Monday night.
Kolkata: A Jet Airways aircraft with 135 passengers on board made an emergency landing at the NSC Bose International airport here on Monday night after it developed a technical snag in the mid-air.
Airport sources said that around 10:12 pm the pilot of flight number 517, coming from Mumbai, sought the ATC`s permission for emergency landing citing some technical problem in tyre.
With all standard emergency measures in place, the plane safely landed at 10:22 pm without any hitches and the air passengers and crew of the Mumbai-Kolkata flight disembarked.
The aircraft was now being checked by experts who suspected some hydraulic pressure problem in its tyre.