AI plane makes ‘priority’ landing in Mumbai


Prime VIP
Mumbai, June 27

An Air India flight from New York with 234 passengers onboard made a ‘priority’ landing at the city airport after the pilot reported a technical fault in the aircraft.

The plane landed safely at 9.48 pm at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport and all passengers were safe, a Mumbai International Airport Ltd (MIAL) spokesperson said.

“The steering of the aircraft got jammed when it was on approach to landing at the city airport, which forced the flight make a priority landing,” an airport official said. — PTI