Man tries to open IndiGo plane door mid-air, forces emergency landing
Sunday, June 23, 2019, 8:18 PM
A Guwahati-bound IndiGo flight from Hyderabad was forced to make an emergency landing on Sunday at Bhubaneswar airport this morning after a "mentally-unstable" passenger created a mid-air ruckus, officials said. Airport officials at the Biju Patnaik airport said soon after the IndiGo flight 6E 462 left Hyderabad at 4:50 am, a 20-year-old passenger named Irshad Ali started creating a ruckus.
Singapore-Bound Private Flight Makes Emergency Landing At Chennai Airport
Monday, May 20, 2019, 7:34 PM
A Singapore-bound flight of a private carrier, which took off from Tiruchirapalli, made an emergency landing at the Chennai airport today following a "spark" in the engine, officials said. The flight landed safely. Nobody was injured in the incident and all 170 passengers were safely disembarked, they said. The pilots detected the "spark" while the plane was still in the Indian airspace, officials said.