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Kolkata-Frankfurt Lufthansa flight makes emergency landing

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 19, 2010 - 14:07

Kolkata: A Kolkata-Frankfurt Lufthansa
flight with 155 passengers on board, Tuesday morning made an emergency landing at N S C Bose International Airport here following a technical snag in the engine of the aircraft.
The flight, LH 751 had taken off from the airport at 1:15 AM, but soon passengers reported smoke filling the cabin, after which the pilot decided to land, airport sources said.

The plane landed safely at 3:15 AM, they said.

The sources said that the aircraft had developed a `critical engine error`.


First Published: Tuesday, October 19, 2010 - 14:07
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