Air India flight makes emergency landing in Silchar

A Kolkata-bound Air India flight with 144 passengers on board had to make an emergency landing soon after its take-off from Assam’s Silchar airport on November 10, officials said.

Airport Authority of India (AAI) officials said that the flight from Kolkata landed at Silchar Airport at around 7 am on November 10 and took off on its return flight after 51 minutes.

“Immediately after taking off, the pilot of the flight detected a technical snag and returned to the airport and safely landed,” an AAI official said.

An AAI statement said that the airlines had been instructed to ensure smooth cancellation and rescheduling of tickets and to provide all necessary support to passengers.

About TNM NewsDesk

-

The News Mill is a Guwahati-based digital media with focus on content from across Northeast India and beyond. We can be reached through editor@thenewsmill.com

Previous

Auditions for 18th Sunsilk Mega Miss North East in Guwahati, Kohima & Agartala

Six months after second dose ideal time for booster: Bharat Biotech CMD

Next