Indian flight makes emergency landing at Mumbai

February 22nd, 2008 - 5:12 pm ICT by admin  

Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) A Mumbai-Nagpur Indian flight Friday made an emergency landing at the airport here due to a technical snag. “All the passengers on board are safe and have already reached their destination,” said an Air India spokesperson.

According to airport sources, IC-129 took off from Mumbai airport at 6:54 a.m. with 141 passengers. After take off, the pilot discovered a snag and immediately alerted air traffic control, said the spokesperson.

The flight landed safely in full emergency conditions.

The passengers were shifted to another aircraft IC-319, which left for Nagpur around at 10:15 a.m.

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