SpiceJet aircraft makes emergency landing at Bagdogra

A SpiceJet flight with 127 people on board on Tuesday made an emergency landing at Bagdogra airport in Darjeeling district, airport sources said.

Updated: Aug 21, 2012, 23:41 PM IST

Kolkata: A SpiceJet flight with 127 people on board, including crew members, on Tuesday made an emergency landing at Bagdogra airport in Darjeeling district, airport sources said.

The Bagdogra-Kolkata flight took off from Bagdogra airport in the afternoon but after sometime the pilot suspected some technical problem in the aircraft and decided to return back and asked the airport for permission to make emergency landing, the sources said.

The plane landed safely at the Bagdogra airport and all the passengers are safe, the sources said.
PTI